smartEn Smart Energy Europe

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Lobbying Costs

200,000€ - 299,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

5 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    smartEn Smart Energy Europe   (smartEn)

    EU Transparency Register

    569379418624-07 First registered on 02 Sep 2015

    Goals / Remit

    smartEn Smart Energy Europe is the European business association dedicated to demand-side flexibility.

    Our vision is that every European benefits from playing an active role in the clean energy transition.

    smartEn’s activities include:
    • create a cross-sectoral single voice for innovative market players driving digital, de-centralized and de-carbonized energy solutions;
    • interact with policymakers to advocate smart energy solutions on behalf of the industry;
    • work with other associations, trade or financial organisations in order to promote smart energy solutions
    • communicate the benefits and potential of smart energy solutions to media and all relevant stakeholders;
    • gather intelligence and produce information for members and for a relevant public audience respectively, to support the smart energy business and promote the association’s objectives;
    • provide opportunities for networking and partnering among members and companies related to the Association’s ac (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    - Implementation of the Electricity market design
    - Revision of the Renewables, Energy Efficiency and Energy Performance of Buildings Directives
    - Alternative Fuels Infrastructure Regulation
    - Revision of State aid and Energy Taxation Directive
    - New ETS scheme for buildings and transports
    - European Climate Pact
    - Network Codes on Demand-side flexibility and Cybersecurity
    - Implementing Act on data interoperability
    - Digitalisation in Energy Action Plan


    Head Office
    Rue d'Arlon 63-67
    Etterbeek 1040
    EU Office
    Rue d'Arlon 63-67
    Etterbeek 1040


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    4 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 07 Oct 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Juan Nale BARBIERI PEDERIVA 11 Mar 2022 10 Mar 2023
    Ms Marion Malafosse 12 Jan 2022 11 Jan 2023
    Mr Brieuc GIARD 04 Jan 2022 03 Jan 2023
    Mr Michael VILLA 04 Jan 2022 03 Jan 2023
    Mr Michael VILLA 18 Apr 2019 30 Apr 2020
    Ms Layla Rose SAWYER 06 Apr 2018 29 Mar 2019
    Mr Michael VILLA 27 Feb 2018 26 Feb 2019
    Ms Frauke Thies 27 Oct 2017 19 Oct 2018
    Mr Andres PINTO-BELLO GOMEZ 17 Oct 2017 16 Oct 2018
    Ms Michela Bortolotti 17 Oct 2017 16 Oct 2018
    Ms Grace Murray 28 Jan 2017 26 Jan 2018
    Mr Jayson Dong 30 Sep 2016 22 Sep 2017
    Mr Roland Tual 22 Aug 2016 25 Jul 2017
    Ms Frauke Thies 22 Aug 2016 25 Jul 2017

    Complementary Information

    The Secretariat works in a complementary manner with the members of the association whom provide expertise in written (consultation, position paper) or oral (meeting, events) form.

    Their participation may vary and they are not counted here.

    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


    Electrification Alliance:

    Platform for Electro-mobility:

    IDEAS Platform: informal platform gathering EU associations promoting the development and implementation of European policies and initiatives to drive the deployment of flexible demand side resources in support of EU’s goals in energy and climate, security of supply and competitiveness.

    Better Buildings Alliance: informal platform gathering associations supporting the development of integrated renovations aiming at efficient, flexible and renewable-based buildings

    Coalition for Higher Ambition and TRIO: informal gathering of sustainable businesses and NGOs for regular updates and intelligence sharing

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Smart Grids Task Force #E02892# #Member #C#Industry#Steering Committee

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    11 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 publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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