Measurement for our planet
Measurement for our planet

As COP26 approaches, discover how NPL plays a key role in enabling climate action through the delivery of accurate, reliable data that supports decision making and enables low carbon innovation.

Products and services

Energy storage

World-leading expertise in electrochemical measurements and modelling

We have a breadth of world-leading expertise and facilities in electrochemical device testing, experiments, modelling and materials characterisation. We have the ability to do high-value, challenging and non-routine tests to international standards.

We offer in-situ diagnostics, testing and consultancy for fuel cells, electrolysers, batteries and electrochemical sensors. Our work ensures safety of products and enables industry to develop and manufacture greener, more sustainable products and systems, saving significant cost and contributing to a future carbon-neutral energy infrastructure. We can help to resolve issues in the analysis, design or manufacture of electrochemical devices and systems.


We have a range of investigative techniques such as electrochemical measurements, imaging, characterisation and modelling. We offer technical consultancy services in the analysis, design or manufacture of electrochemical devices and systems.

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Still struggling to work out what you need? We pride ourselves on giving sound technical advice to guide you. By combining expert advice, standard tests and bespoke consultancy, you can be confident in our approach.

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Case study

Making rapid, portable diagnostics possible


Case study

Analysis extends lifetime of new low-cost fuel cell



Find out more about our expertise in this area, and how we are creating impact from science and engineering.

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Our research and measurement solutions support innovation and product development. We work with companies to deliver business advantage and commercial success.
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