lead-acid battery

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Noun1.lead-acid battery - a battery with lead electrodes with dilute sulphuric acid as the electrolyte; each cell generates about 2 volts
automobile battery, car battery - a lead-acid storage battery in a motor vehicle; usually a 12-volt battery of six cells; the heart of the car's electrical system
storage battery, accumulator - a voltaic battery that stores electric charge
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By developing new battery products for them, we'll prove that our carbon/graphite foam technology will re-invigorate the power of lead acid chemistry, and enable the lead-acid battery industry to regain competitiveness against high performance/high cost lithium and nickel metal hydride battery chemistries.
As fuel cells have become cost competitive with lead acid batteries, industries like telecommunications, cable broadband and Information Technology are beginning to adopt them for backup needs.
The resulting device offers energy storage approaching lead acid batteries, coupled with far longer cycle life and power output approaching super-capacitors.
The Firefly battery technology could also serve emerging applications such as hybrid electric vehicles which historically haven't been served effectively by traditional lead acid batteries due to heavy weight and poor cycle life.
Motive Lead Acid Battery Market: Market Restraints Ranked in Order of Impact (World), 2010-2016
While Firefly Energy is currently developing the first version of the battery technology for the highway truck and military markets, the battery technology could also serve emerging applications such as hybrid electric vehicles which historically haven't been served effectively by traditional lead acid batteries due to heavy weight and poor cycle life.
com) will manufacture several 3D carbon-graphite foam lead acid batteries for commercial deep cycle markets.
Table 2: European Automobile Market: Plant Capacity Utilization for the Years 2007, 2010, 2011 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10 Weak Japanese Economy in H2-2013 and Subsequent Decline in Automotive Production Squeezes OEM Orders for Lead Acid Batteries II-11 Canadian Automotive Industry Declines in 2013 Squeezes Opportunities for OEM Lead Acid Batteries in the Nation II-11 Automotive Market Remains Weak in Latin America in 2012, Tempers Growth in Automotive Lead Acid Batteries Market in the Region II-11 Improvement in Global GDP Performance Encourages Optimistic Forecasts for Year 2014 & Beyond II-12 Table 3: World Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2012 through 2015F): Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14
Firefly Energy's 3D carbon-graphite foam lead acid battery, the first of several battery technology innovations from the company's technology portfolio for lead acid batteries, will be particularly valuable in Army field combat operations because of the dramatic advantages it offers over today's current lead acid battery products.
This new device, called the e3 Supercell, offers energy storage capacity approaching lead acid batteries and cycle life and power output characteristics approaching supercapacitors in a low-cost device that recharges rapidly and is environmentally friendly because it uses less lead.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Lead Acid Battery market to grow at a CAGR of 3.
Chapter 2:Our product fitment forecasts predict in some detail how the market for lead acid starter batteries will evolve in Europe, Japan and North America from 2002 through to 2012.