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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The Ene-Charge system uses a compact lithium ion battery in addition to the conventional lead battery to quickly store electricity generated by a new and powerful alternator to operate the vehicle's electric components such as an air conditioner.
Investments in environmental controls in the lead battery industry, along with improvements in battery take-back policies, are needed to complement deployment of solar power in these countries," said Cherry.
Unlike the traditional lead battery, the fuel cell does not require recharging, and it enables the chair to travel more than 40km with 4L of methanol.
But question marks remain over how long 42 volt lead acid batteries will last, according to officials attending a European lead battery conference in Rome.
The lead battery industry is the nation's largest user of lead, consuming 80 percent of the lead in this country.
If a lead battery is maintained for weeks at a time at below 50% state of charge, the plates tend to sulfate and battery capacity is diminished or destroyed.
Lead battery smelters have been transferring out of industrial countries in recent years, as environmental regulations have tightened and domestic lead prices have dropped.
The use of this cutting edge technology is instrumental in improving the environment, creating green jobs at the facility, and making Indianapolis home to one of the cleanest lead battery recycling facilities in the world.
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): A new study has reported that children living near lead battery manufacturing and recycling industries in developing countries had approximately 13 times more lead in their blood than American children.