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La Belle Batterie

Providing transparency to the state of batteries in the second-hand electrical market

October 2020

La Belle Batterie

Providing transparency to the state of batteries in the second-hand electrical market

  • World Alliance Member
  • Featured Solution
  • Labelled Solution
Label Date October 23, 2020
Parent company ENGIE
From France
Maturity stage TRL 9 / CRI 2 - Commercial Trial Small Scale

The "La Belle Batterie" certificate enables buyers of used electric vehicles to have more information about the vehicle they want to buy. Therefore, sellers will also be able to sell faster and with transparency, which could result in an increase. With La Belle Batterie, customers can diagnose their vehicle themselves, in 5 minutes, directly at home. No more need for expensive labour in a garage. This solution is also available for car aftermarket professionals, such as garages or used car dealers.

The Environmental Benefits

  • The certificate La Belle Batterie is available for 67% of EV Market - the objectif is to reach 90% in 2022
  • A used electric vehicle that is 3 years old is on average 50% to 60% cheaper than a new electric vehicle. La Belle Batterie certificate facilitates access to second-hand electric vehicles by reassuring the market about the actual state of the battery.
  • The electric car in Europe emits on average 63% less gCO2eq/km than an internal combustion car - La Belle Batterie stimulates the deployment of EV

The Financial Benefits

  • Less than 3 years payback time
  • Between 40% and 70% cheaper than mainstream alternative, and much more complete
  • A C-segment EV can be sold for 450€ more if the battery is certified (according to a study guided jointly by Autovista Group and TÜL)

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Batteries For People

Providing a better understanding of batteries, to eliminate one of the main obstacles in our ecological transition.

Headquarters 75003 Paris, France
Type Startup or self-employed
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Our group is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services.

Headquarters 92400 Courbevoie, France
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