January 15, 2020
Industrials and Industrial Technology
GCA Altium advises Energie 360° on the sale of BHKW & Energie Group to INNIO
GCA Altium acted as exclusive financial advisor to Swiss energy provider Energie 360° AG on the sale of BHKW & Energie Group, a specialist in combined heat and power generation and environmentally friendly energy solutions, to INNIO, a leading global producer of gas engines for power generation and gas compression and a portfolio company of Advent International. With this acquisition, INNIO is significantly strengthening its service capacity in Germany.
Energie 360°, headquartered in Zurich, offers energy and mobility solutions across Switzerland, including solutions for heating, cooling, electricity, network services and natural gas and biogas filling stations as well as electric charging stations and wood pellets. The company employs around 250 people and runs a 1’300-kilometre-long pipeline network.
BHKW & Energie Group, which has been INNIO’s long-standing sales and service partner in Germany, comprises the three subsidiaries Energas BHKW, EPS BHKW and EPS Rental. The service portfolio of these companies includes the planning, construction, maintenance and sale of combined heat and power plants (CHP) and gas engines; the rental of mobile CHP containers, the supply of original spare parts and the revision of gas engines; and the analysis and optimization of existing plants. The group, which employs a total of around 190 people, operates a broad service network across seven locations in Germany and services more than 1’500 installed CHP modules with a capacity of over 1’200 MWel.
INNIO is a leading solution provider of gas engines, power plants, a digital platform and complementary services in the field of power generation and gas compression at or near the point of consumption. Its diversified portfolio of reliable, economical and sustainable industrial gas engines generates power outputs between 200 kW and 10 MW for a wide range of industries around the world. Backed by a network of service providers in more than 100 countries INNIO provides rapid support for more than 50’000 of its gas engines worldwide over their entire life cycle.