Greek Association of Renewable Electricity Producers

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Lobbying Costs

25,000€ - 49,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.25 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Greek Association of Renewable Electricity Producers   (GAREP)

    EU Transparency Register

    293754727482-15 First registered on 13 Jun 2017

    Goals / Remit

    The Greek Association of Renewable Electricity Producers (GAREP), founded back in 1997, is the biggest one in Greece and represents over a quarter of the installed RE capacity in Greece, namely more than 1300 MW, and the whole range of commercial RE technologies (wind, PV, small hydro and biomass). GAREP’s member companies are particularly active in wind energy.
    According to its constitution and by-laws, GAREP’s goals are:
    a) The representation of its member-companies before Greek, European and International authorities and organizations
    b) Informing its member-companies on issues relevant to their business activities
    c) The development of relations and contacts between the member-companies GAREP and Greek, EU and International organizations of related activities
    d) Preparatory support work concerning the drafting of laws which are related directly or indirectly to the activities of its members, thus contributing to the formulation of proposals on behalf of its members (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    Main EU initiatives, policies and legislative files currently followed by GAREP concern the European Commission’ s RePowerEU and the FIT for 55 package. They include RED III & IV, the delegated Act on Hydrogen and the Electricity Market Design deliberation.


    Head Office
    85 Mesogeion Ave
    Athens 11526
    EU Office
    85 Mesogeion Ave
    Athens 11526


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    GAREP is a founding member of the European Renewable Energies Federation (EREF) established in 1999. EREF is a federation of national associations of independent power producers from most EU member states. EREF is based in Brussels and is an active partner all major EU institutions.

    For more info on EREF’s profile and activities, please refer to its web site

    GAREP is also an active member of the Hellenic Association of Electrical Companies (HELAS), which represents the interests of the major electricity producers in Greece, including the Public Power Corporation. HELAS in turn represents Greece in EURELECTRIC.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    25,000€ - 49,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    25,000€ - 49,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    GAREP is a very active member of the Brussels-based European Renewable Energies Federation (EREF), on whose Board of Directors it has been represented ever since its establishment. For more info on EREF’s profile and activities, and specifically to the ones related to the aforementioned EU initiatives, policies and legislative files please refer to the relevant web site

    At the national level, GAREP is constantly communicating its relevant positions to all local stakeholders and decision makers in the private and the public sector, by a variety of means, e.g. position papers, conference presentations, targeted meetings, etc.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    2 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 27 Apr 2023 Location Athens, Greece
      Subject Energy transition; Other participants: DEPA; DAPEEP; Hellenic Association of Independent Power Companies; DESFA; Hellenic Association of PV Energy Producers; Centre for RES and Savings; Hellenic Energy Exchange; IPTO
      DG Energy
      • Ditte Juul Jørgensen (Director-General)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 16 Jun 2017 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Energy policy
      DG Energy
      • Dominique Ristori (Director-General)
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