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Battery Testing and Energy Storage Solutions: Our Service Portfolio at a Glance

VDE Renewables is a globally recognized provider of certification, quality assurance and risk mitigation for batteries and energy storage systems. We support the development and certification of our customers' products through battery testing in our VDE Prime Labs and provide technical guidance and technical due diligence, focus on the development and implementation of technical criteria with the establishment of pre-standards and improved solutions to achieve bankability and insurabilty. 

To ensure safety and performance, VDE Renewables offers testing and certification according to international standards, guidelines and application rules as well as testing to your specifications at cell-, module- and system level for your energy storage system. 

Our customers represent a large part of the energy storage value chain - whether companies want to manufacture batteries, provide energy storage systems to support the power grid, reuse vehicle batteries for second-life applications, or invest in storage projects.

We offer customized services and solutions. Contact the experts at VDE Renewables.


Dr. Jochen Mähliß
Dominik Hennefeld
Andreas Hauser

Battery Testing

The transition to a sustainable and responsible use of renewable energy sources requires safe and reliable battery storage.

VDE Renewables operates several independent battery test centers in Germany, Singapore, USA and China, equipped with state-of-the-art testing equipment. Our services cover the entire battery development process - from cell selection for safety, performance and lifetime to the start of production of a fully validated battery assembly.

Our industry-experienced experts provide guidance on all applicable battery norms and standards worldwide.

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VDE Corporate Standards

In the fast-changing, constantly innovative battery industry, classical standardization often cannot keep up with the dynamics in the market to address the latest innovations in technologies, applications and business models. VDE Renewables developed the customer-tailored “VDE Corporate Standard” to support your company instantly in quality and safety assurance for a fast market access.

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Bankability, Insurability & Due Diligence

Energy storage systems are a key enabler for the transition to renewable energies. Battery manufacturers, power plant operators, utility companies, finance and insurance institutes require independent technical expertise for quality assurance of the BESS to understand and minimize technical and operational risks, maximize reliability and guarantee a return-on-investment.

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Battery Forensics & Accident Investigations

There have been a large number of battery energy storge accidents in the past few years. Battery accidents result in lost revenue, system replacement costs and in the worst case in legal disputes and penalty payments to aggrieved parties as well as potential fines.

VDE Renewables’ dedicated technical experts can work with your engineers, surveyors, authorities and other stakeholders to investigate battery incidents and determine the root causes.

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Battery Trainings & Workshops

With the ever-changing battery industry, training is vital for your employees to stay up-to-date, increase their knowledge and improve their professional skills to work safely and effectively in the workplace.

VDE Renewables offers practice-oriented knowledge for customized seminars, courses and workshops at our facilities, in-house at the client as well as online trainings.

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State of Health and Analytics

We can offer you various battery testing services, such as a battery health check to determine whether the batteries are suitable for a possible 2nd life battery application or should be sent for recycling. We offer analyses on standards and market access conditions and support you in the technical implementation of your products to increase both their safety and reliability.

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Value Proposition

  • VDE is a globally recognized and trusted brand
  • We operate state-of-the-art Prime Labs worldwide, providing unique testing possibilities
  • Our engineers offer an excellent knowledge and deep understanding in battery testing
  • VDE is a reliable partner and passionate in supporting you over the entire battery development process
  • We are dedicated to the highest quality work
  • We have our own certification authority for fast processing

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