Torrgas was founded with the mission to develop a technological and economically competitive energy solution using biowaste. Our contribution is to build a technology value chain for the production of alternative fuels and bioproducts that reduce reliance on petroleum and gas.

This has the ability to realistically meet growing energy demands without impacting the economics of food production or posing a threat to natural habitats.

Our company is built around a team of world-class professionals with expertise in torrefaction, gasification, biomass and in creating and building successful sustainable businesses. Our team strongly believes that renewable energy and biobased chemicals and fuels can be produced in an economical, sustainable and decentralized manner.


DBI Virtuhcon GmbH

We as DBI-Virtuhcon GmbH develop tailored solutions meeting your requirements, in particular for difficult tasks. We provide independent consulting services and prepare scientific, technological and economic expert reports. We analyze, model and balance your process or plant and identify critical points or perform trouble shooting.

DBI-Virtuhcon develops new patentable process solutions, equipment components or technologies based on results obtained from lab experiments or pilot-scale test runs and by applying scientifically sound theoretic tools.


GasTerra is a wholesaler. We buy gas from domestic and foreign producers and on the open gas market. Our customer base consists of energy companies, industry and other large customers.
The company also offers gas trade-related services. Because of our strong purchasing position, we are an important link in the energy supply inside the Netherlands and Western Europe.


Groeifonds offers subordinated loans for or takes a share in companies that are located in North Groningen, want to establish themselves there or have plans with a demonstrable economic impact in the region. Where others see risks, Groeifonds sees opportunities. We continue where others stop!


logo-2Gasunie (N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie) is a European gas infrastructure company. Gasunie’s network ranks among the largest high pressure gas pipeline grids in Europe, consisting of approximately 15,500 kilometers of pipeline in the Netherlands and northern Germany, dozens of installations and approximately 1,300 gas receiving stations. Gasunie offers transport services via its subsidiaries Gasunie Transport Services B.V. (GTS) in the Netherlands and Gasunie Deutschland in Germany. With its cross-border gas infrastructure and its services Gasunie facilitates TTF, which has developed into a leading and strongly growing European gas trading hub. The company also offers other services in the gas infrastructure field, including gas storage and LNG and develops projects and tailored business models in renewable energy.


AkzoNobelAkzoNobel N.V. is a Dutch multinational, active in the fields of decorative paints, performance coatings and specialty chemicals. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the company has activities in more than 80 countries, and employs approximately 47,000 people. AkzoNobel was ranked number one on the influential Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fourth consecutive year in 2015.


The SNN is a joint venture in the northern Netherlands. We work hard every day to make the North more beautiful. We believe that everything starts with an idea. As a service provider we are close to our customers, clients and cooperation partners. We provide subsidies, facilitate northern cooperation and look after the northern interests in The Hague and Brussels. We help you to realize your ideas. SNN encourages, facilitates and connects.


The Wadden Fund is a joint arrangement of the Wadden provinces Fryslân, Groningen and Noord-Holland. The fund invests in initiatives and projects that strengthen the ecology and sustainable economic development of the Wadden Sea area. Projects from (cooperating) entrepreneurs, associations, foundations and government organizations can be eligible for a contribution from the Wadden Fund.
In addition, the Wadden Fund contributes to the Wadden Region Investment Framework (IKW), a multi-year investment program of the three Wadden provinces in major projects in the Wadden Sea Region.