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Profile of registrant

Westinghouse Electric UK Holdings Ltd.

Identification number in the register: 82770116544-06
Registration date: 02/09/11 10:56:06

The information on this organisation was last modified on 11/08/14 09:44:13
The date of the last annual update was 11/08/14 09:44:13

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Westinghouse Electric UK Holdings Ltd.
Legal status: Company limited by shares
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Yves Brachet
Position: President Europe, Middle East & Africa Region

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Mike Kirst
Position: VP Strategy and External Affairs

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1000 Westinghouse Drive 
Cranberry Township PA 16.066
Telephone number: (+1) 4123744020
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: Headquarters for Europe, Middle East & Africa Region
Blue Tower
Avenue Louise 326, box 60
18th floor
B-1050 Brussels
T.: +32 (0)2 645 7111
F.: +32 (0)2 645 7115

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Westinghouse Electric Company is a leading supplier of nuclear plant products and technologies to utilities throughout the world. Its technology is the basis for half of the world's operating nuclear reactors, including 60% of the ones in the EU. It has operations in seven Member States employing 4000 people.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 1
Complementary information: Several persons dedicate part of their work time to EU interactions. The combined equivalent effort equates approximately to one full time person.

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Fernando PEREZ NAREDO 13/06/14 11/06/15
Hans Korteweg 13/06/14 11/06/15
Michael Elliott Kirst 05/09/14 01/09/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Nuclear Safety Directive
2030 Energy and Climate
ETS Backloading
State Aid Guidelines
European Nuclear Energy Forum
EIB Energy Lending Policy
Public Consultation on Hinkley C NPP
Nuclear Liability Communication

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

European Energy Forum
European Nuclear Society

Financial data

Financial year: 04/2013 - 04/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 200,000 €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

To avoid double counting the estimate above does not include the membership fees in associations or think-tanks, but just the employee costs directly related to EU interfaces.

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.