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



    RS2E's future headquarter will be build on the Picardy Jules Verne University's campus. The university also contributes to the funding of the new building.

  • A2Mac1

    A2Mac1 is an international company specializing in vehicle benchmarking and analysis. One of its operational branches focuses on electric cars.

  • CEA

    CEA is the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission. A leader in research, development and innovation, the CEA is involved in many fields among which: low-carbon energies, information, health and defense.

  • Nanomakers

    Nanomakers is a start-up that designs, develops and commercialize patented silicon based nanoparticles for mechanical reinforcement of materials and improvement of energy density of Li-ion batteries


    IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) is a public-sector research and training center. It has an international scope, covering the fields of energy, transport and the environment.


    PELLENC ENERGY is a young and innovative company (JEI) that develops cutting-edge solutions in the field of energy storage for a broad range of portative applications in power tools (agriculture, green spaces...)


    Established by the French Government in 1990 as the National competence centre for Industrial Safety and Environmental Protection, INERIS has developed expertise in the areas of chronic and hazardous risks.


    The Renault group has been making cars since 1898. Today it is an international multi-brand group, selling more than 3.7 million vehicles in 118 countries in 2012 and employing nearly 180,000 people.

  • 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.