Valve Regulated Lead-Acid (VRLA) Batteries
China, North & South America and Europe
Presence in Australia: Yes
Supplier Snapshot: Hitachi
Hitachi’s fascinating company history is well worth a look – in short, the company was founded in 1910 and began its forage into electric technologies with ground-breaking products such as induction motors, fans and water turbines.
The inventions continued and today Hitachi has a vast portfolio including healthcare, power systems, infrastructure systems, industrial products, rail systems, urban planning and development systems, defence systems, information & telecommunication systems and energy solutions
This global corporate empire is at the cutting edge of technology and invests heavily in R&D (Research & Development) to keep the inventions coming.
Hitachi is working towards achieving a sustainable society by employing its company’s resources to reduce the burden of human activities on the environment.
The company is passionate about recycling and employs many different energy-efficiency measures in its factories and offices in Japan and around the world.
- Best lifetime values in the market of lead acid batteries – up to 4,500 cycles at 70% DoD (Depth of Discharge).
- Up to 17 years of operation.
- Proven and secure technology.
- Fully recyclable.
- Maintenance free.
- Optimized for PV systems.
- Easy to install.
- Track record of more than 40 MWh installed capacity since 2000.
GEM Energy’s Evaluation
Hitachi batteries are exactly what you want for your energy storage – efficient, reliable and long-lasting.
They were specifically chosen by GEM Energy for our recent award-winning hybrid system at Bundaberg Christian College in Queensland.
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