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NGVA Europe

Identification number in the register: 1119946481-54
Registration date: 08/10/2008 14:16:47

The information on this entity was last modified on: 22/03/2017 12:19:13
The date of the last annual update was: 21/12/2016 16:03:59
Next update due latest on: 21/12/2017

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

NGVA Europe

NGVA Europe

AISBL Association

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Trade and business associations

    Contact details

Av. de Cortenberg, 172
Brussels 1000

(+32)2 894 4839

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Hans Wach

BoD Secretary

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Andrea Gerini

Secretary General

    Goals / remit

NGVA Europe, the Natural & bio Gas Vehicle Association, is the only European stakeholder representing the NGV (Natural Gas Vehicle) related industry; including suppliers and distributors of natural gas and biomethane, manufacturers of OEM vehicles and components used in vehicles and filling stations, as well as NGV related national Associations and other NGV supporters. Its mission is to make the European Institutions aware of the positions taken by the Association’s members, as well as to provide reliable information on the market development. NGVA Europe also actively participates in developing and promoting new European standards and regulations related to the NGV industry. Natural gas of fossil origin, as well as biomethane from renewable sources, is today the cleanest available alternative to the traditional fossil fuels and immediately available in large volume.

  • European
  • national

    Specific activities covered by the Register

Energy Union, Energy Taxation, Fuel Quality, Emission limits, ILUC Directive, Climate & Energy Framework

NGVA Europe participates as partner at the EU financed project "LNG Blue Corridors"




STF (Sustainable Transport Forum)



Our main objective is promoting the advantage of NG (Natural Gas)/Biomethane as a vehicle fuel due to less tailpipe emissions (such as NOx, CO2 and particulates). The CO2 and air quality debate, as well as energy use of biomass and other feedstock material, such as landfill, sewage sludge, manure, etc. (biomethane production) in transport have the highest priority in our agenda.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

25%: 3



The NGVA Europe secretariat is located since January 2016 in Avenue Cortenbergh 172, 1000 Brussels. Main contact for all Brussels related activities is Mr. Andrea Gerini, supported by Pilar Perez ( and Kaloyan Tsilev (

NGVA Europe BoD is composed by 27 members, and the Executive Board is formed by Mr. Gerhard Holtmeier, BoD Chairman, Mr. Philippe van Deuven, Vice-Chairman and Hans Wach, BoD Secretary.

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Andrea Gerini 20/03/2017 10/03/2018
Pilar PEREZ 23/01/2017 11/01/2018
Kaloyan Tsilev 20/03/2017 13/03/2018
erik postma 23/01/2017 11/01/2018

    Fields of interest

  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation

NGVA Europe has 145 members

NGVA Europe is a member of the Board of NGV Global (International Association of Natural Vehicles), affiliated with IGU (International Gas Union), Marcogaz and Eurogas, as well as several other think tanks.

    Financial data

01/2015  -  12/2015

10,000 € - 24,999 €

0 €


68,507 €

European Projects

    Code of conduct

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

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
Matthias Maedge