Important visitors for MYRRHA

On Tuesday, February 18th, European Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger made a working visit to SCK•CEN. The visit of the European delegation focused entirely on the MYRRHA project. Secretary of State for Energy, Melchior Wathelet and Secretary of State for Sustainable Development, Servais Verherstraeten, attended the visit in order to underline the importance of this project for Belgium and the region.

Visit of European Commissioner Günther Oettinger

From left to right:

Hamid Aït Abderrahim, director of the MYRRHA project
Aart Geens, adviser of Secretary of State Wathelet
Günther Oettinger, European Energy Commissioner
Derrick Gosselin, chairman of the SCK•CEN board of governors
Melchior Wathelet, Secretary of State for Energy
Andràs Siegler, director of the Directorate for Transport
Eric van Walle, SCK•CEN director-general
Servais Verherstraeten, Secretary of State for Sustainable Development
Mark Van Stiphout, Cabinet Attaché of European Commissioner Oettinger