Research network on electrochemical energy storage,
Research center on batteries and supercapacitors

Industrial club

  • SAFT

    Saft is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced technology batteries for industry. Saft’s 4,300 employees are present in 18 countries and 14 manufacturing sites. The company celebrated its 100th birthday in 2018.


    An international chemical group, Solvay assists industries in finding and implementing ever more responsible and value-creating solutions. Solvay employs near 26,000 people and it is present in 61 countries.


    TIAMAT conceives, develops and produces Na-ion battery cells for mobility applications and stationary storage. Fast battery recharging makes it possible to save time and to develop shared uses.


    Total is a major energy operator, active in every segment of the oil and gas industry. Total also produces chemicals and develops and markets solutions involving new energies. It is No. 4 oil and gas company worldwide.

  • Umicore

    Umicore is a global Belgian group that generates the majority of its revenues and dedicates most of its R&D efforts to clean technologies, such as emission control catalysts, materials for rechargeable batteries and recycling.


    Zodiac Aerospace is a world leader in aerospace equipment and systems for commercial, regional and business aircraft, as well as helicopters and space applications. The enterprise employs 35.000 people in the world.