Category Archives: News

Battery leasing – baking in problems or better care of resources?

Altelium’s Business Development Manager, Alex Johns, considers if through battery leasing, we’re baking in problems for the future or taking better care of resources? It would seem incredibly odd to buy a petrol or diesel car, with the engine itself leased to you separately.  The car buyer in this situation might think this means the […]

Lloyd’s Lab accelerator programme for innovation celebrates mid-term point for ninth cohort    

The ninth cohort of the Lloyd’s Lab accelerator programme for innovation, which includes battery insurtech Altelium amongst participants, reached the halfway point.  The 10-week programme offers start-up, scale-up and mature insurtech companies the opportunity to work alongside insurance market experts to drive forward their product innovation, alongside opportunities to test solutions with brokers and insurers.   […]

COP27 corporate environmental transparency

COP27 discussions have focussed on transparency under the banner  “Together4Transparency” including discussion of “the role that information plays in reducing risks and uncertainties in order to attract financial support for action”. More details of the discussion can be found in the article from the UN: Transparency and Accountability Underpin Effective Climate Action Insurance supports action […]

Unlocking insurance expertise

Ross Kiddie is the General Manager of Altelium North America.  He joined Altelium in Spring 2022, bringing a wealth of relevant experience from his roles such as CEO of energy software firm Envinta, and President of EK&S Energy Products. In this blog post, Ross describes his deep sector experience, and tells the story of why […]

How active insurance helps the EV market

Altelium offers active insurance for batteries, where our EV warranty programme helps extend the life of a vehicle battery by providing the owner or fleet manager with insights and feedback to maintain optimal battery health. Why is this so important to the clean energy transition? The EV sector is already hyper stimulated with demand outstripping […]

The U.S. Inflation Reduction Act

We salute the U.S. Senate for its bipartisan Inflation Reduction Act and clean energy package which is going to stimulate manufacturing and retail of sustainable energy products. Altelium provides insurance and warranties for the battery market, whether in vehicles or in energy storage. We understand the huge emissions savings which sustainable energy delivers compared with […]

EV battery data, warranty health for fleet managers

A key issue for EV fleet managers is how to protect the residual value of their fleet.  In the case of EV’s this is first and foremost about protecting the health of the vehicle’s battery.  In the July issue of Fleet News, this crucial issue is explored by Andrew Ryan in an article entitled ‘Talking […]

Aerospace engineer Amy Anderson joins Altelium

Aerospace engineer and PHD student, Amy Anderson joins battery data insurtech company Altelium as Data Scientist. Whilst completing the final stage of her PHD, which is focused on modelling power energy patterns, Amy will focus on battery behaviour and predictive modelling as part of the team at Altelium. Amy’s unique blend of academic and industry […]

Altelium and MS Amlin partnership provides new battery energy storage insurance solution

Companies involved in battery storage have been challenged to secure insurance which can be both customised to their needs and completed on time. We’re delighted to announce a solution to this issue through our partnership with MS Amlin Underwriting Limited (MS AUL), the Lloyd’s leading global (re)insurer, to provide a client-centric battery energy storage system […]

Speed up investment in the energy transition

Leaders from Altelium and volytica diagnostics issued the following statement ahead of the Munich Electrical Energy Storage Show. Battery energy storage systems (BESS) are exactly the sort of technology which can support deep reductions in emissions, through their ability to store clean energy. Making BESS out of second life vehicle batteries rather than new batteries […]