The leading voice for advanced rechargeable and lithium batteries in Europe

RECHARGE is a non-profit association representing the multifold interests of the advanced rechargeable and lithium battery industry in Europe.

Founded in 1998, it is our mission to promote advanced rechargeable batteries as a technology that will contribute to a more sustainable society, a resource and energy efficient policy and to the achievement of a green circular economy.

RECHARGE’s unique membership covers all aspects of the advanced rechargeable batteries value chain in Europe: from suppliers of primary and secondary raw materials to the battery industry, rechargeable battery manufactures, to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), logistic partners and battery recyclers.

  • Rechargeable battery manufacturers for sustainable products
  • Original equipment manufacturers for electrical energy usage
  • Battery recyclers supporting the European Resource Efficiency policy
  • Active materials manufacturers involved in the EU’s Raw Materials Initiative

An expert partner for all technical and legislative topics pertaining to advanced rechargeable and lithium batteries, RECHARGE works closely with other battery associations as well as related laboratories and institutes in Europe and at international scale. Find here a list of our partners in business and academia.