Battery maker Base Batteries on Wednesday launched Base Tuff- BT 500 Tall Tubular batteries for home UPS application.
“The BT series are environment-friendly and free from acid fumes, indicates water level and special tubular positive-plate design for long life in deep discharge cycle,” the company said in a statement.
“With 300% longer life than other conventional batteries, the BT series batteries has been tested in ambient/ controlled climate using DARAMIC [France] PE envelop separator.”
Base is building India’s largest green-field battery manufacturing facility in Hosur, Tamil Nadu, which will be one of the largest in South East Asia too. This mega-plant is spread over 235 acres and is built with an estimated cost of Rs 457 crore in its first phase which was commissioned in March 2014.