Business Models and Applications

eLi Business Models and Applications


This platform will link up partners to other networks and business platforms, initiate new R&I projects and offer tailored LCA services along the whole lithium value chain.

Research activities

  • Market research for
    • Lithium-ion batteries
    • Post-lithium-ion batteries
    • Mining, processing and recycling
  • Operating strategies for batteries

Industry activities

Business models for

  • Batteries
  • Electric vehicles
  • EoL battery recycling
  • Second life applications
  • European battery raw materials

Dissemination activities

  • Organization of workshops and
    matchmaking events
  • Creation of links to national and
    international networks
  • Exploitation of synergies between
    industrial actors and research
  • Networking and consulting of industry

Overview on network activities

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The founding members of the European Lithium Institute are strongly connected to several battery networks:

  • EU: ALISTORE, Batteries 2030+, EIT RawMaterials, EMIRI, European Battery Alliance,
  • National: Fraunhofer Battery Alliance (D), KLIB (D), RS2E (FR)