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A Bright Future For Solar In California

Home Developers Gear Up For A Surge In Solar Panels And Battery Storage In May of 2018, California passed a law requiring new homes to have solar power. While the law won’t take effect until 2020, builders are gearing up for what may be a surge in solar panel and equipment sales. While consumers fear…

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U.S. Battery’s 12VRX XC2

US Battery’s 12VRX XC2 is a popular choice for 12-volt deep cycle batteries used in a variety of applications. Originally designed for the 48-volt EZGO RXV vehicles without watering systems, the 12VRX has become popular in many other 48-volt and 72-volt golf cars in addition to equipment in applications such as aerial work platforms, recreational…

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Reports Show Solar Market And Energy Storage Will Increase

According to the latest U.S. Solar Market Insight Report from GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association, the U.S. solar market added 2.5GW of PV during the first quarter of 2018. According to the report, that is a 13 percent year-over-year growth that is expected to continue to increase. The SEIA reported that Solar…

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U.S. Battery Manufacturing Earns ISO 14001:2015 Certification

U.S. Battery Manufacturing’s Corona, California facility has earned the ISO 14001:2015 certification requiring companies to establish high environmental management standards. The certification showcases U.S. Battery Manufacturing’s commitment to reducing its environmental impact, by reducing harmful effects on the environment and providing evidence of continual improvement where optimal Environmental Management is concerned. “Our team at U.S.…

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Battery Manufacturers Warn About Tossing Lithium-Ion Batteries In The Trash

According to an article in USA Today, lithium-ion battery manufacturers are pleading consumers to not throw used batteries in the trash or recycling bin. According to USA Today, 65-percent of waste facility fires were a direct result of lithium-ion batteries that were thrown away in the garbage. Call2Recycle, a national recycling program funded by battery…

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Battery Maintenance Safety Tips

Performing maintenance on flooded lead-acid batteries is simple, but one should always think about safety first. According to a variety of occupational safety and hazard organizations, nearly 2,300 people in the U.S. are injured each year while working with or around lead acid batteries. To prevent accidents or injuries when working on or around batteries,…

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