Edelgard Rivera, also known as Edel, is the temporary worker, who does the secretarial and clerical duties of the ISPV 7 Debris Section.

She works in the Debris Section in order to complete her studies. Projecting a quiet and professional exterior, she hides a darker past which she wishes to leave behind her.[1] Her nickname from Gigalt is "Hourglass". In the final episode, her contract at Technora Corporation ends, but she decides to work as a regular employee at the General Affairs section.


  1. Ep. 15 (In Her Case)
Characters of Planetes
Main characters: Hachirota "Hachimaki" HoshinoAi TanabeFee CarmichaelYuri Mikhalkov
Minor characters: ClaireHakimGigaltNonoPhilippe MyersEdelgard RiveraArvind RaviMore…