Michael Niederbacher

BTS Biogas

Michael Niederbacher is Founder and CEO of TerraX, which develops new technologies in the field of the anaerobic digestion AD to produce biogas/biomethane and gasification to produce hydrogen. Prior to this, he was CEO of BTS Biogas, an international leading company in biogas plant engineering and construction (220 plants built worldwide, +100 employees). As agriculturalist, graduated at the BOKU (University of Natural Resources and Life Science) in Vienna, he devoted the last 20 years of his life to the world of biogas. Thanks to his work and experiences in all matters concerning biogas he is today one of the leading biogas experts in Europe. Since one of his biggest concern is pushing the biogas world to a higher level, he was cofounder first of the Klimaenergy fiery in Bozen, then of the Consorzio Italiano Biogas (CIB) in March 2009 and finally of the European Biogas Association (EBA).