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26 Top Battery Startups and Companies in Germany

This article showcases our top picks for the best battery companies based in Germany. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Battery industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We meticulously selected companies ranging from cutting-edge startups to established brands based on their outstanding performance in the following categories:

  • Innovation: Idea, route to market, product
  • Exceptional growth and strategy
  • Management
  • Social impact

Top German innovators focusing on batteries 

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Tesvolt: Specialized in commercial battery storage systems, producing advanced prismatic lithium cells in Europe’s first Gigafactory in Wittenberg. Their systems integrate with diverse energy sources, from solar to biogas, both on-grid and off-grid.

Sonnen: A pioneer for intelligent lithium-based energy storage. They focus on enabling global energy independence through renewable energy solutions. They innovate with intelligent electricity storage, virtual power plants, and digital services.

TWAICE: A leading battery analytics software provider, offers solutions that enhance battery performance, safety, and longevity. By merging in-depth battery expertise with AI on their analytics platform, they deliver valuable insights across battery lifecycles.

Accure: They provide solutions to enhance the safety, reliability, and longevity of battery systems using cloud computing. Additionally, they offer insights into battery performance, portfolio management, and warranties for clients worldwide, currently overseeing more than 2GWh of battery systems.

VoltStorage: They develop and manufacture “Next Generation Batteries” – sustainable, cost-effective battery storage solutions designed to ensure round-the-clock availability of renewable energy. They focus on stationary flow batteries, and their multi-technology approach seeks to shape the future of energy storage.

Circunomics: They employ predictive analytics and operate a B2B marketplace to promote a circular approach in the e-mobility sector, OEMs, 2nd-life applications, and recycling. They assist in navigating the intricacies of lifecycle planning.

Volterion: Volterion manufactures innovative redox-flow batteries and smart stacks for commercial bulk energy storage. Dedicated to aiding the energy transition, their recyclable, safe, and non-flammable products boast long lifespans and minimal environmental impact.

Kumpan Electric: Kumpan Electric, established in 2010 by three brothers in Germany, is an acclaimed international manufacturer of electric scooters. Their mission is to provide an eco-friendly, emission-free transportation alternative at a reasonable cost, eliminating parking hassles.

Betteries: Based in Berlin, betteries is a profit-for-impact startup dedicated to upcycling electric vehicle batteries into connected, sustainable power systems, epitomizing the circular economy ethos. More than just a battery, their system ranges from 3 kWh to 12 kWh, boasts quick charging, and delivers both DC and AC power.

Voltfang: This company repurposes electric vehicle batteries after their initial use, transforming them into storage systems that sustainably store renewable energies. These rejuvenated batteries eliminate the need for fresh resources and are also cost-effective.

Clean Energy Global: The startups licenses an energy ecosystem for electronic transition, promoting smart swappable batteries with IoT capabilities. They’re innovating EV battery-swapping stations for sub-minute charging, addressing high costs and lengthy charging times.

Wiferion: From inductive charging technology to energy management solutions, Wiferion offers a range of products that enable efficient energy supply to industrial trucks, automated guided vehicles (AGV) and autonomous mobile robots (AMR). The technology also includes retrofit projects for existing fleets.

Swobbee: A solution for charging and swapping portable batteries for micromobility and smart cities. Swobbee is the first multimodular battery-swapping solution in Europe. For a more efficient and fluid operation of small electric vehicle fleets in the field of sharing, logistics and quick commerce.

Stabl Energy: They champion sustainable energy through advanced power conversion technology. They aim to revolutionise battery storage with their integration-friendly system, enhancing design, safety, and cost-effectiveness. By facilitating the use of repurposed car batteries and fostering robust partnerships.

STEAG: A global energy company with over 80 years of experience in power generation. They provide comprehensive energy solutions, have significantly reduced their carbon footprint, and specialize in asset-based commodity trading, particularly in electricity and coal. Additionally, they are notable coal importers with vast international partnerships.

UniverCell Holding GmbH: Aims to harness sustainable energy to energize the future. They specialise in the development and production of high-quality, custom-made battery electrodes and cells for premium applications, with all products being proudly manufactured within the country.

BMZ: A prominent global producer of lithium-ion system solutions, headquartered in Germany with facilities and offices spread across multiple continents. Boasting over two decades of expertise, they serve over 2,000 customers and launch approximately 100 new projects annually.

eROCKIT: An innovative electric motorcycle brand that seamlessly blends human effort with electric power. With its unique pedal-operated system, the rider’s muscle power is amplified many times over, creating an exhilarating driving experience.

Voltabox: They specialise in e-mobility solutions for automotive and industrial vehicles. As a leading system provider, focusing mainly on lithium-ion battery solutions tailored for industrial applications. With a dedicated team of 27 employees, they are committed to driving innovation in electromobility.

Ampero GmbH: Global leader in designing, engineering, and constructing high-tech industrial plants and factories, creating optimal environments for complex sectors like semiconductors. They established the first Energy Sharing System for mobile smartphone chargers.

BaSBa: An online provider specializing in a wide variety of batteries and solar technology solutions.BaSBa’s offerings range from starter batteries for vehicles, including cars, trucks, and motorcycles, to supply batteries for camping, leisure, and boating.

SBRS: Member of the Shell Group, which specializes in delivering comprehensive charging solutions. They handle everything from planning and implementation to integration, offering top-notch charging stations specifically designed for trucks, vans, and e-buses in public transport.

MOLL Batterien: Known for its innovative contributions to the global battery market, MOLL Batterien is recognized as a top supplier for the automotive and commercial vehicle sectors. It manufactures all its products at its facility in Bad Staffelstein, Upper Franconia, benefiting the local job market.

Smart Battery Solutions: Specialised in innovative battery solutions, starting in the nautical sector and expanding with 20 production lines in Kleinostheim. They offer services ranging from individual cell trade to advanced energy storage system development.

Commeo: Based in Wallenhorst, delivers innovative energy storage and management solutions. Using advanced lithium-ion technology and modular designs, they serve various industrial sectors. Their focus encompasses both production and energy supply needs.

Autobatterienbilliger.de: Autobatterienbilliger.de is an online shop specializing in a vast range of batteries, from car, motorcycle, and truck batteries to REHA, solar, and utility batteries. They prioritize offering high-quality batteries from renowned brands.

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Mark Kendall
Mark Kendall
Mark Kendall was an editorial contributor to BestStartup.eu, a publication which EU-Startups acquired in October of 2023.

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