Econolite’s ZincBlue2 battery backup system (BBS) has been added to the Florida Division of Transportation (FDOT) Accepted Merchandise Listing (APL) underneath the 685-002-017 certification for Uninterruptible Energy Provide (UPS).
ZincBlue2 is the next-generation intelligent digital battery-based UPS solution that makes use of an revolutionary nickel-zinc chemistry. ZincBlue2’s nickel-zinc battery design is an environmentally-conscious various to lead-acid battery programs used to energise signalized intersections and IT tools even when utility energy is misplaced.
There are over 165 transportation businesses in 40 states and provinces which have now solidified their dedication to growing security, financial progress, and environmental sustainability by switching from lead-acid BBS to nickel-zinc-based BBS.
ZincBlue2 considerably reduces operational prices, the chance of environmental hazards, and the usage of different hazardous supplies present in lead-acid batteries and lasts twice so long as conventional lead-based battery backup programs.
“We’re very excited to obtain the FDOT APL approval for the Econolite ZincBlue2 Battery Again-Up answer,” says Jim Madden, director of jap gross sales, Econolite. “The Florida market now has a inexperienced, lightweight various to lead-acid-based BBS programs. We hope ZincBlue2’s nickel-zinc expertise turns into the brand new customary for businesses to offer protected, sustainable, and recyclable backup options. As well as, with Florida’s distinctive local weather, the ZincBlue2 five-year battery guarantee and business particular design will assist get transportation businesses by the lengthy summers and annual storm seasons safely with uninterrupted energy to the intersections.”
ZincBlue2 can also be half the scale and weight of lead-acid batteries, becoming within the unused house of current cupboards, so there aren’t any further mounting or exterior cupboard necessities.