Ruggedized Lithium Ion 24XP Battery for Material Handling

U-Charge 24XP series

New Product Release for 2017 from Valence Technology Valence Technology announces its safe Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate chemistry platform now available in 24 volts in its new 24XP series. The 24XP series modules are designed for forklift and AGV/AGC applications with their inherent reliability, long cycle life, and zero maintenance. Specific materials and elements were chosen to […]

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Brazilian Fuel Cell Buses Begin Operation

Valence batteries in fuel cell buses

On Wednesday, March 2, 2016, two lithium-ion battery powered fuel cell buses entered passenger service in São Bernardo do Campo in Brazil. The São Paulo Metropolitan Urban Transport Company, EMTU/SP, an institution of the Government of the São Paulo State, oversees the program. The electric buses are operating on the bus corridor “São Mateus-Jabaquara (ABD)”, […]

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Valence and EaglePicher Technologies Announce Strategic Alliance

Image: Valence 26650 Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate power cells

January 26, 2016 – Valence Technology, Inc. and EaglePicher Technologies, LLC announced today that they have entered into a strategic alliance including a technology license agreement for certain Valence Lithium-Ion technology and future supply considerations. The agreement accelerates EaglePicher’s expanding Lithium-Ion based portfolio of products and applications that will be developed at its Lithium-Ion Center […]

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Valence Receives ABS Type Approval for Marine and Offshore Applications

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Dec. 3, 2015 – Valence Technology has received American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Type Approval for its U-Charge XP lithium ion batteries and battery management system. This designation indicates that the battery modules and the BMS systems are suitable for marine and offshore applications, as well as for power supply/power distribution. Approval is additional recognition […]

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Valence Receives DNV-GL Marine Certification

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Certification is recognition of the safety and suitability of the U-Charge XP battery series and management system AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 10, 2015 — Valence Technology has received DNV-GL marine certification for its U-Charge XP batteries and battery management system.  They are the first Lithium battery supplier to gain accreditation through the new combined DNV-GL body.  This […]

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Valence and Exide Sign Global Supply Deal

GENNEVILLIERS, France, and AUSTIN, Texas, Mar. 23, 2015 — Valence Technology has signed a global supply agreement with Exide Technologies (OTCQB: XIDEQ). The deal will see Exide procure lithium-ion modules and battery management systems from the Texas-based company. GNB Industrial Power, a division of Exide, will use Valence’s technology in a wide range of products, including […]

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Valence Batteries Deployed in Optare Electric Bus Project in the UK

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Bus Manufacturer Partners with Valence for 5 Years and Deploys Over 45 Busses in Nottingham Medilink Project AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 2, 2014 — Valence Technology, a manufacturer of safe, long‐life lithium ion magnesium phosphate batteries, today announced its product is being used in over 45 electric Optare busses in the city of Nottingham located in the […]

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Valence Batteries Chosen for Segway’s Newest Product

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World’s Leading Provider of Personal Electric Transportation Solutions Again Selects U-Charge® Series AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 15, 2014 — Valence Technology, a manufacturer of safe, long‐life lithium ion magnesium phosphate advanced energy storage solutions, today announced its product has been chosen by long-time customer Segway for use in its recently released Segway® SE-3 Patroller. The SE-3 Patroller […]

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Valence Signs Supply Agreement With Healthcare Leader Enovate

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Lithium Phosphate Success Continues Within Medical Industry AUSTIN, Texas, June 20, 2012 — Valence Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:VLNC), a leading U.S.-based global manufacturer of advanced energy storage solutions, announced today that it has signed a two year supply agreement with EnovateIT, an international manufacturer and provider of mobile and wall-mounted clinical workstations for the healthcare environment. […]

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