Opra signs distributor agreement with Silent-Power AG

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The agreement makes Opra's OP16 the exclusive core technology for Econimo's >1MW products.

On September 28, 2021, OPRA Turbines B.V. has entered into a distribution agreement with Silent-Power AG.

Silent-Power AG (with its business unit Econimo) specializes in Zero Carbon CHP solutions using green Methanol as fuel. While offering turnkey CHP solutions, they also guarantee a long-term supply of Methanol to their customers at agreed rates providing an alternative to fossil fuel and its increasing emission-related cost.

After successful combustion tests on methanol and studies on how to provide a Methanol-powered OP16, OPRA and Silent-Power have now signed a Distribution agreement making OP16 the exclusive core technology for Econimo’s product in the >1MW range.


“We are proud to extend our Econimo product line together with Opra with the new Econimo 5000, offering 5 MW CHP performance. We are looking forward to the immediate market introduction to supply clean energy to commercial customers for hotels, business buildings, factories, and island operations. What has begun in 2016 with experiments on a small 30 kW turbine, will now step by step be extended to become a family of commercial Econimo products for global carbon-neutral power supply.” Marco Glattfelder, Project Manager Econimo Products, Silent-Power