Stored energy innovation from Exide

Constantly working to transform how the world stores energy.

Innovation at Exide

Innovation at Exide

With more than 130 years in the battery business, we understand how critical innovation is to the future. We’re constantly re-imagining our products and improving our processes, providing the best energy storage solutions to meet the power needs of the world, now and in the future.

Partnering for Success

At the heart of our R&D and quality control efforts lies a group of scientists who are committed not just to innovation but collaboration. Diversity of ideas and experience is critical to fulfilling our mission of powering the world forward. That’s why Exide is always expanding and deepening its strategic partnerships with organizations that have mutual goals and complementary capabilities. We consider our research collaborators as true partners in the search for new energy storage solutions.

Our Industry Partners

Our Industry Partners
Consortium for Battery Innovation

The Consortium for Battery Innovation (CBI) is an international research and development group dedicated to enhancing the capabilities of the lead-acid battery to ensure its competitiveness in various energy storage markets.

R&D Facilities

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Azuqueca, Spain

The Azuqueca, Spain technology center focuses on materials analysis, tool development and advanced battery development for the spectrum of hybrid electric vehicles.

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  • 14,000 Square Feet
  • Opened in 2008
  • Battery Testing Lab
  • Physical Chemistry Lab
  • Materials Analysis Lab
  • Design and Development Facility

50.2862963, 9.1113838


The Budingen, Germany technology center focuses on VRLA product development, motive and network power solution development, as well as large energy storage for off-grid and on-grid applications including renewable energy storage and military products.

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  • 25,000 Square Feet
  • Battery Testing Lab
  • Materials Analysis Lab
  • Tool Shop
  • Pilot Facility
  • Wet and Physical Chemistry Lab
  • ICP, SEM, XRD, and Testing Equipment
Our Firm Commitment to Environmental Responsibility

Exide is one of the largest secondary recyclers in the world, and one of the few companies with the ability to provide Total Battery Management, also known as closed loop recycling. That process frees customers from the burden of handling spent batteries in their own facilities. Our commitment to recycling and environmental responsibility is unwavering.