Snam S.p.A.

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Lobbying Costs

300,000€ - 399,999€

Financial year: Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.25 Fte (4)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Snam S.p.A.   (Snam)

    EU Transparency Register

    284336314886-25 First registered on 07 Nov 2014

    Goals / Remit

    Snam is Europe’s leading operator in natural gas transport and storage, with an infrastructure enabling the energy transition. It ranks among the top ten Italian listed companies by market capitalization. Snam operates a pipeline network of approximately 41,000 km spanning from Italy, Austria, France, Greece and the United Kingdom and the company manages 3.5% of the world’s gas storage capacity. It is also one of the main operators in LNG (Liquified Natural Gas) regasification. With its 80 years of experience, Snam guarantees security of supply and promotes theenergy transition across territories, through investments in green gases (biomethane, hydrogen) and energy efficiency.
    Snam has set itself a net zero target on Scope 1 and 2 CO2 equivalent emissions by 2040 as well as a target for indirect Scope 3 (subsidiaries, suppliers) emissions reduction by 2030.
    Since 2001, Snam is a public company, listed in the FTSE MIB index of the Italian Stock Exchange.

    Main EU files targeted

    Snam is interested in following all the EU initiatives related to renewable energy, energy efficiency, clean mobility, sustainable finance, the recast of the gas market design legislation, including the definition of an hydrogen market. Snam also follows all the EU initiatives that promotes the EU Green Deal and the energy and climate long-term transition with a vision towards 2030 - 2050, with a focus on energy security (supply and infrastructures).
    In particular: Hydrogen and decarbonized Gas Package; Regulation on methane emissions reduction in the energy sector; Regulation establishing a Union certification framework for carbon removals; Energy Performance of Buildings Directive; Renewable energy directive and delegated acts; TEN-E Regulation and CEF funding; Energy efficiency directive; Energy taxation directive; EU Emissions Trading System; Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism; Deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure; CO2 emission performance standards for light and for heavy duty vehicles; FuelEU Maritime Regulation; Taxonomy Regulation and delegated acts; State Aid Regulation; Energy and Environmental Aid Guidelines; REPower EU Plan; REPowerEU chapters in recovery and resilience plans; Corporate sustainability reporting directive; Net-zero Industry Act; Critical Raw materials act; upcoming proposal on European Hydrogen Bank


    Head Office
    Piazza Santa Barbara, 7
    San Donato Milanese (Milano) 20097
    EU Office
    Rue Montoyer, 51 - 1000 Brussels


  • 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 26 Feb 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Valeria Palmisano 20 Sep 2023 19 Sep 2024
    Mr Giulio Nicoletti 18 Jul 2023 17 Jul 2024
    Mr Domenico MAGGI 13 May 2023 10 May 2024
    Mr Andrea Giachi 29 Mar 2023 28 Mar 2024
    Ms Valeria Palmisano 27 Sep 2022 20 Sep 2023
    Mr Domenico MAGGI 24 May 2022 13 May 2023
    Mr Andrea Giachi 30 Mar 2022 29 Mar 2023
    Ms Valeria Palmisano 15 Oct 2021 27 Sep 2022
    Mr Fabio Sostaro 07 Oct 2021 07 Oct 2022
    Mr Filippo BONO 29 Oct 2019 29 May 2020
    Mr Fabio Sostaro 06 Sep 2019 05 Sep 2020
    Mr Domenico MAGGI 10 Jul 2019 01 Aug 2020
    Mr Simone MASSI 01 Feb 2019 01 Mar 2019
    Mr Simone MASSI 21 Sep 2018 01 Feb 2019
    Mr Fabio Sostaro 29 Aug 2018 01 Sep 2019
    Mr Domenico MAGGI 18 Apr 2018 18 Apr 2019
    Mr Simone MASSI 22 Mar 2018 21 Sep 2018
    Mr Fabio Sostaro 13 Sep 2017 29 Aug 2018
    sostaro fabio 13 Sep 2017 31 Aug 2018
    Mr Domenico MAGGI 23 Jan 2017 10 Jan 2018
    Mr Fabio Sostaro 13 Sep 2016 09 Sep 2017
    Mr Domenico MAGGI 21 Nov 2015 19 Nov 2016
    Ms Carlotta Demofonti 19 Jun 2015 17 Dec 2015
    Mr Leonardo D'Acquisto 26 Nov 2014 24 Nov 2015
    Mr Domenico MAGGI 20 Nov 2014 18 Nov 2015

    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


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    Snam is member of the following associations: European Network of Transmission System Operators for Gas (ENTSOG),
    Gas InfrustructureEurope (GIE), Hydrogen Europe, EU Delegation of Confederazione Generale dell'Industria Italiana
    (Confindustria), Gas for Climate, European Hydrogen Backbone, European Energy Forum (EEF), European Gas
    ResearchGroup (GERG), Hydrogen Council, Friends of Europe, CCS Europe, Carbon Capture & Storage Association (CCSA), H2eart for Europe.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    300,000€ - 399,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    Grant CEF-T-2017-Blending-2 539,323€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    nove 25,000€ - 49,999€

    Intermediaries for current year


    Closed year Costs

    300,000€ - 399,999€

    Other financial info

    Since 2018, Snam has been monitoring with interest European public funding opportunities, related to the different programmes. In particular: Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), Horizon Europe, Innovation fund. Below are the most relevant Snam projects, in terms of economic materiality, which during the 2018 - 2022 period have been selected and have, in part, received funding consistent with the progress of project activities.

    -"Snam4Mobility - Retail LNG development". Funding programme: CEF-T-2017-Blending-2. The grant for the action amounts of 1.3 million euro to build 9 L-CNG stations located on EU TEN-T Corridors. So far Snam has requested: a reimbursement of 234.000 euro related to activities carried out in the period 2020 - 2021; a pre-financing of 183.834 euro and an interim payment of 355.489,39 € for the 2022. //

    -"THOTH2"whtihin the Clean Hydrogen Partnership, the consortium focuses on energy measurement value chain and instruments’ ability to accurately measure physical parameters of H2NG mixtures with increasing H2 percentages, up to 100%. //

    -“H2 Valcamonica”. Funding programme: InnovFund-SSC-2020-single-stage. The grant for the actions amounts of 2.8 million euro , and the the project objectives will be achieved through the implementation of an electrolyser (PEM) directly supplied by the waste-to-energy power plant of Brescia with green electricity, allowing the hydrogen produced to be considered as renewable or green hydrogen. //

    -“OLGA”. Funding programme: H2020-LC-GD-2020. The grant for the actions amounts of 1.1 million euro. The project aims at demonstrating the decarbonization of airports through renewable energy sources and green hydrogen.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    With regard to the above issues, Snam represents its interests towards European institutions, including through associations and forums, via participation in Public Consultations, participation in public events organized by EU Institutions, contacts with EU Policy Makers.
    Snam might co-sign, with other co-signatories, open letters or manifestos promoted by third parties and aimed to be sent to EU institutions representatives.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    44 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.

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