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Join forces.
Unleash power.

Lithium Energy and Power: a joint venture of Bosch, GS Yuasa and Mitsubishi Corporation for the next generation of automotive lithium-ion technology.

Combine energies.
Enhance performance.

Electrification is the future of mobility. In order to overcome its current limitations in range and weight, Lithium Energy and Power is set to develop the next generation of lithium-ion batteries. By increasing the battery performance, the joint venture of technology leaders will pave the way for the future market of e-mobility. Reaching this ambitious target is the goal of Lithium Energy and Power, and guides its culture and mission:


We shape the future of mobility.


By developing the next generation of energy storage solutions we make e-mobility attractive for everybody.

Trust and Fairness

Our actions are guided by trust and fairness. As a reliable partner we keep our word. Respect and mutual trust define our way of working together.


Openness is the foundation for innovation. By thinking outside the box we challenge the status quo. We are open to cultural diversity and respect different points of view.


Agility defines our way of thinking and working. We respond flexibly to changing environments. We decide and act quickly to always be a step ahead.

Management Board

Toshio Ohara

Looking back on more than 30 years of international experience in battery engineering Toshio Ohara embodies GS Yuasa’s profound expertise in the field of energy storage in general and in the chemistry of lithium ion cells in particular.

Michael Köhler

Based on his long experience within the Bosch group, Michael Köhler is responsible as CEO. He contributes to the company‘s success through his technical background and wide network.

Yoshikazu Nose

For over three decades in Semiconductor & Renewable Business at Mitsubishi Corporation in the U.S.A, Europe and Japan, Yoshikazu Nose brings deep international business expertise to Lithium Energy and Power.

Concentrate energies.
Unfold potential.

Three things are needed to lay the foundation for e-mobility as a mass-market product that is fun to drive, affordable, and environmentally friendly. These are competence in battery cells, expertise in battery packs, and the capacity to cover markets around the world. Lithium Energy and Power combines these core competencies and gives the automotive industry the decisive means to unfold the potential of e-mobility.

Established, Nov. 29th

stands for expertise in battery pack and systems competence for e-powertrains

GS Yuasa

is a development specialist for innovative, high-performance lithium-ion cells

Mitsubishi Corporation

is the backbone for the global value chain and offers a global sales network

Over 200

Locations and Network

  • Germany
  • Stuttgart
  • Bamberg
  • Japan
  • Kyoto
  • Osadano
  • USA
  • Orion
  • Springboro
  • China
  • Suzhou
  • Lithium Energy and Power
  • Partner network

With over 390,000 employees in more than 50 countries, Bosch is one of the world’s leading technology and service companies creating technology for life. Many of the 5,000 patents it registers every year are in the field of automotive, where Bosch is one of the 3 highest-performing and most innovative companies in the world. Its in-depth knowledge in the field of e-powertrains and its manufacturing know-how for complex large-series products are the ideal foundation for the joint development of high-quality lithium-ion batteries.

Across Asia and in the USA, the biggest manufacturer of car batteries is the GS Yuasa Corporation. It is also one of the most renowned development specialists for automotive and non-automotive lithium-ion technology. With a powerful research and development team, cutting-edge manufacturing, and a high level of automation, the GS Yuasa Corporation stands for innovative lithium-ion battery cells with high energy density for longer range.

The Mitsubishi Corporation is a globally integrated association of companies that covers literally every type of industry and sector there is. With subsidiaries in more than 90 countries, it has the capacity and the business intelligence needed to penetrate markets around the world. Its global sales network and incredible strength in creating global value chains provide outstanding opportunities for the sale and support of Lithium Energy and Power products.

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Concentrated energy.
Greater range.

Optimized cells, modules, packs.
From one single source.

The heart of the lithium-ion battery is the cell. Assembled into modules, it unleashes its force as an energy pack. Lithium Energy and Power offers cells, modules, and finished packs that are perfectly tailored to the specific customer demands.

Interested in our contribu­tion to e-mobility? We look forward to your query!

For all questions about the company
or our products please contact:



Lithium Energy and Power
GmbH & Co. KG
Heilbronner Str. 358 – 360
70469 Stuttgart, Germany

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Lithium Energy and Power
1, Inobanba-cho, Nishinosho,
Kisshoin, Minami-ku,
Kyoto 601 – 8520, Japan

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Lithium Energy and Power GmbH & Co. KG
Heilbronner Str. 358 – 360
70469 Stuttgart


Phone: +49 711 811 31159
Fax: +49 711 811 22856
E-Mail: info@lithium-ep.com

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Lithium Energy and Power Management GmbH, Stuttgart
Registration Court: Amtsgericht Stuttgart HRB 746981

Members of the Board of Management

Michael Köhler, Toshio Ohara, Yoshikazu Nose

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Registration Court: District Court Stuttgart HRA 729318

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The protection of your privacy is an important concern to which we pay special attention processing your personal data. We process personal data collected during your visit to our websites confidentially and solely in compliance with legal provisions. Data protection and information security are part of our corporate policy. Our employees and the service providers engaged by Lithium Energy and Power are obliged to maintain confidentiality and to comply with the provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act or other regulations applicable. In addition, the compliance to all necessary technical and organizational measures will be ensured

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Lithium Energy and Power GmbH & Co. KG
Heilbronner Str. 358 – 360
70469 Stuttgart
E-Mail: info@lithium-ep.com

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