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Profile of registrant

Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V.

Identification number in the register: 282178211569-81
Registration date: 17/07/13 09:38:53

The information on this organisation was last modified on 24/06/14 11:10:15
The date of the last annual update was 24/06/14 11:10:15

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V.
Acronym: FNR
Legal status: Registered association
Website address:


Section: VI - Organisations representing local, regional and municipal authorities, other public or mixed entities, etc.
and more precisely: Other public or mixed entities, etc.

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Andreas Dr. Schütte
Position: Managing Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Birger Kerckow
Position: Head of Group

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1 Hofplatz 
Gülzow-Prüzen, OT Gülzow 18276
Telephone number: (+49) 38436930100
Fax number: (+49) 38436930102
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: In Germany, FNR (Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V.) is the central coordinating institution for research, development and demonstration projects in the field of renewable resources. It coordinates activities on renewable resources throughout Germany according to the guidelines of the R&D Funding programme for Renewable Resources.

FNR is also involved in respective activities on European and international level. The use of renewable resources is not only a big topic in Germany, but more or less worldwide. Many other countries are quite active in this area, since there is a global need to use resources in a more sustainable way. In order to accelerate this development, coordination of respective efforts play an important role for using synergies and avoiding overlaps across national boundaries. FNR aims to contribute to the needed coordination and knowledge transfer and has actively been participating in various trans-national projects and international cooperations for several years.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

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

Number of persons: 4
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


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

EU funded projects (FP7, IEE, INTERREG)
Committee work

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Research and Technology
  • Transport


Total number of members that are natural persons: 70
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


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

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2011 - 12/2011
Total budget: 2,340,801
of which public financing: 2,340,801
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 447,067
- from national sources: 1,758,987
- from local/regional sources: 134,747
from other sources:
- donations:
- contributions from members:
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

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