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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.95 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info


    EU Transparency Register

    459816748143-09 First registered on 18 Nov 2022

    Goals / Remit

    Founded in 2020, Verkor’s mission is to increase the manufacture of low carbon batteries to meet the growing demand for electric vehicles and make Europe a key manufacturer of sustainable batteries.

    Backed by major shareholders EIT InnoEnergy, Groupe IDEC, Schneider Electric, Capgemini, Renault Group, EQT Ventures, Arkema, Tokai COBEX, Demeter FMET, Plastic Omnium and Sibanye-Stillwater, Verkor has been mandated to accelerate the large-scale industrialisation of batteries in Europe, and roll out intelligent and sustainable manufacturing processes as part of the first French Gigafactory.

    Main EU files targeted

    - Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL concerning batteries and waste batteries, repealing Directive 2006/66/EC and amending Regulation (EU) No 2019/1020
    - European Parliament resolution of 24 November 2021 on a European strategy for critical raw materials (2021/2011(INI))
    - Authorisation for State aid pursuant to Articles 107 and 108 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union Cases where the Commission raises no objections
    - European Sovereignty Fund
    - EU State aid framework
    - RePowerEU
    - EU Energy Market
    - EU Trade policy


    Head Office
    1-3 allée du Nanomètre
    Grenoble 38000 - 38000
    EU Office
    1-3 allée du Nanomètre
    Grenoble 38000 - 38000


  • 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


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    - Upcell Alliance
    - CARA
    - Convention des entreprises pour le Climat
    - Comité Stratégique de Filière Nouveaux Systèmes Energétiques
    - European Battery Alliance
    - France Digitale
    - iDEE
    - French Tech 120
    - Mobil'is
    - PEFCR
    - Think tank Zenon Research
    - Udimec
    - Uniden

    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

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    Grant EIT InnoEnergy 1,500,000€

    Major contributions in current year

    Grant EIT InnoEnergy 1,500,000€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year


    Closed year Costs

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


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

    • Date 24 May 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Net Zero industry act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      • Joan Canton (Cabinet member)
    • Date 24 May 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Exchange on the European competitiveness in battery production and access to CRM
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Portfolio Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight
      • Dimitri Lorenzani (Cabinet member)
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