In 2016, ElectraTherm was acquired by BITZER, the world’s largest independent manufacturer of refrigeration compressors. With its distributors and manufacturing sites for reciprocating, screw & scroll compressors as well as pressure vessels and now screw expanders, BITZER is represented all over the globe with approximately 3,400 employees and revenue approaching $1 Billion. ElectraTherm is headquartered within the BITZER US facility, which has been a member of the BITZER Group of 45 companies since 1989. It is located in Flowery Branch, Georgia. More information:  

“Developing energy-efficient solutions is one of our main goals – and the waste heat to power market offers tremendous potential”, says Peter Narreau, President of BITZER North America. “ElectraTherm’s ORC technology enables us to make better use of the abundant, and untapped resource of waste heat.  This builds on BITZER’s commitment of responsible climate protection. There are clear synergies in our markets and technologies, and we are eager to combine our efforts to further grow our respective markets.”

Connect with our International BITZER partners for ElectraTherm opportunities in your region

BITZER South Africa
Email bblaeser [at]

Email luca.bernini [at]

BITZER Australia/New Zealand
Email simon.wood [at]