C&D Technologies Launches New Pure Lead Max UPS Battery That Cuts Total Cost of Ownership for Data Centers

The latest addition to C&D’s pure-lead VRLA product line, Pure Lead Max, reduces the total cost of ownership.

HORSHAM, PENNSYLVANIA—May 24, 2023. C&D Technologies, a global leader in energy storage solutions for uninterruptible power supply (UPS) in the data center industry, introduces its premium Pure Lead Max (PLM) VRLA battery. The Pure Lead Max is the longest-lasting VRLA battery for UPS systems in C&D’s line-up and has an industry-leading eight-year warranty.

"Our proprietary pure lead technology combined with a catalyst design creates superior batteries that reduce resistance and corrosion, ensure long life in the most demanding environments, and decrease the total cost of ownership for UPS systems," said Jon Anderson, Chief Technology Officer.

Key Differentiators of C&D’s Pure Lead Max Batteries

The latest addition to C&D’s pure lead VRLA product line, the Pure Lead Max, reduces the total cost of ownership with the following benefits:

  • Longest-lasting design life, backed by an 8-year warranty: Proprietary pure-lead technology, combined with catalyst design, extends battery life offering a single-replacement for a 15-year UPS system, with an industry-leading warranty.

  • Safe Choice: Proven technology from C&D Technologies, a brand leader with more than 100 years of battery manufacturing experience.

  • Supports Sustainability Initiatives: Pure Lead Max batteries are manufactured with up to 80% recycled materials and are 98% recyclable.

  • Up to 38% Lower Maintenance Costs: Based on recommended maintenance schedule.

  • Reduced Footprint: Extensive portfolio reduces footprint by up to 28% and battery quantity by up to 40% over leading competitors.

  • Patented True Front Access Design: Improves power efficiency, makes installation faster and easier, and enhances safety.

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Enhance Your Data Center Operations

The new Pure Lead Max Battery raises the bar on VRLA technology and longevity.

Every aspect of our Pure Lead Max battery is optimized to work together and increase battery life,” said Erick Soares, C&D Technologies Senior Product Manager for UPS and renewables. The powerful combination of our UPS-specific radial grids, patented pure lead paste, and catalyst technology delivers unprecedented performance and longevity in a VRLA battery."

Learn more about C&D’s Pure Lead Max Batteries or find your local authorized C&D Distributor.

About C&D Technologies

C&D Technologies manufactures and designs innovative battery systems for storing and transmitting electrical power, primarily for standby power applications. The telecom, utilities, cable, broadband, government, infrastructure, UPS, renewable energy, and other mission-critical sectors depend on us to protect their data and keep their systems running. Headquartered in Horsham, Pennsylvania, C&D has manufacturing facilities in the United States, Mexico, and China and a joint venture operation in China. C&D Technologies also owns Trojan Battery Company.