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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This change from commodity to feature driven demand has started a new wave of research within the lead acid battery industry.
A new research report published by Transparency Market Research states that the Africa lead acid battery market will grow at a 5.
com)-- Future Market Insights (FMI) has released its latest report titled, “Lead Acid Battery, Global Market Opportunity; 2014 to 2020 Forecast,” According to the report, the global lead acid battery market was valued at US$ 44,689 Mn in 2014.
The company supplies North American and European lead acid battery manufacturers, and maintains an extensive customer base located across 23 countries and five continents.
Since most of the people prefer to install batteries close to living rooms being ignorant of the fact that inhaling lead fumes coming out of conventional Lead Acid Battery regularly is like taking a daily dose of poison as it causes tiredness, muscle pain and stomach aches, damage the liver, kidney, blood cells and nerves.
Recent examples are the advent of better "stop start" in regular vehicles, replacement of regular on-road vehicles with electric vehicles, introduction of lithium-ion batteries into forklifts, e-bikes and the like, impending use of fuel cells in fleets, China suddenly shutting down most of its lead acid battery production, battery suppliers and governments focusing more of their R&D on alternatives, tougher pollution laws worldwide, consumers demanding much better vehicle performance and supercapacitors and other devices replacing batteries or at least reducing the required lithium-ion battery size and cost in vehicles as lithium-ion battery costs tumble.
The potential for explosion within a lead acid battery arises when hydrogen gas created during normal operation reaches a specific hydrogen/oxygen concentration.
How to dispose used lead acid battery from your car:Do not place spent lead-acid battery into the same skip for general wastes.
Other disadvantages include the fact that the batteries' deionised water reserves need to be replenished roughly once every week and it can take between 8 and 12 hours to recharge a lead acid battery, which may have to be removed from a forklift truck and put into a special charging area.