Hive Carbon

Hive Carbon is part of the Hive Energy Group and operates its patented reactors to produce Biochar and Activated Carbon in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) South Africa.

Activated Carbon

Hive manufactures high quality Activated Carbon from Black Wattle Alien Invasive Vegetation that is used for Water Filtration, Water Purification and Soil Remediation.

Primary use: Waterworks’, Industry and Mines


Hive supplies Mobile Biochar Units for high quality in-field Biochar production from Black Wattle Alien Vegetation for soil enhancement and animal waste treatment.

Hive also offers custom built reactors to manufacture other biomass types eg. Pine and Macadamia Nut shell.

Primary use: Agricultural, Forestry and Nursery.

Carbon Sequestration

Hive’s breakthrough patented technology ensures a high level of Carbon sequestration when processing that would otherwise be released into the atmosphere by many other technologies currently utilised.

Derek Askew - Hive Ecosystems - Hive Energy


Derek is the Managing Director of Hive Carbon. He works in South Africa, leading our team in the production and distribution of our innovative and patented Mobile Biochar Units and their biochar and activated carbon output products.

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