Coordinating energy research for a low carbon Europe

Contact to EERA

The Executive Committee of EERA is currently chaired by Hervé Bernard (Director, Special Advisor to the CEO, CEA, France) – please contact the chairperson by Jean-Philippe GouyCEA, France

The daily administration of the alliance is done by the EERA Office Manager and the EERA secretariat consisting of nine contact persons from 6 different European energy research centres. The office manager and the members of the EERA secretary are responsible for all organisational and administrative aspects of EERA.


EERA Office Manager:

Oriane Levinger secretariat(at)

Mobile: +32 472 39 23 24


Members of the EERA secretariat

Rachele Nocera, ENEA, Italy rachele.nocera(at)

Sophie Avril, CEA, France sophie.avril(at)

Elena Guarneri, DTU, Denmark elgua(at)

Holger Ihssen, Helmholtz Association, Germany Holger.Ihssen(at)

Maria Oksa, VTT, Finland maria.oksa(at)

Petter Støa, SINTEF, Norway Petter.stoa(at)

Berta Matas Güell, SINTEF, Norway berta.guell(at)

Please contact the EERA Office Manager at secretariat(at) if you have any request on general informations about the EERA. Each member of the EERA secretariat is also responsible for the contact with a  number of EERA Joint Programmes. Please visit the Joint Programme pages to see who from the secretariat members is the contact person.

The EERA secretariat receive funding from the European Union’s Seventh Frameprogramme for research, technological development and demonstration under Grant Agreement No. 613170 – EERASE 2.