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The forecasted lifespan of the valve-regulated lead-acid (VRLA) UPS battery in Prostar is 3 to 5 years under recommended conditions; however, this life expectancy will fluctuate greatly depending on the following factors.  Being proactive and aware of these characteristics and conditions will ensure you maximize the life expectancy of your battery and are prepared for […]

The battery bank is one of the most complicated and costly components of any off-grid power system. Lead acid batteries represent a tried and true technology that has been around for years. Flooded lead acid batteries have the lowest upfront cost, but the tradeoff comes in the form of maintenance — every month you’ll need […]

Not all batteries are made equal.  Have you ever wondered why there are different battery sizes and ratings? Did you know every battery type serves a specific functionality? The two main battery types are stationary batteries and “starting” batteries. It is very important that you find the correct battery for your particular application, as the wrong […]