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Privacy Policy

The website you have entered is operated by or on behalf of Valence Technology, Inc. ("Valence").

Valence is committed to protecting your personal privacy. This Privacy Policy outlines the type of information that is collected by Valence on this website, and how we use and protect it. This Policy applies only to this website and only to our on-line information collection and use practices. This Policy does not apply to banners, sweepstakes and other advertisements or promotions we may sponsor or participate in on websites owned by third parties.

1. Consent to This Privacy Policy
By using our website, you signify that you agree with the terms of our current Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with any term in this Policy, please do not provide any "Personal Information" (defined below) on this site. If you choose not to provide Personal Information on this site, you may not be able to do certain things, like access particular areas of the site, purchase our products, request samples, or send us e-mail.

2. Your Personal Information
As used in this Privacy Policy, "Personal Information" means personally identifiable information including, but not limited to: your name, street address, telephone number, credit card information, screen name and e-mail address. The site you entered may collect some or all of these types of Personal Information. Please be assured that Valence will not collect any Personal Information from your visits to our website unless you provide this information voluntarily. When you provide us with Personal Information, you are authorizing us to use that information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy, which includes your right to limit our use of the Personal Information as described in this Policy (see "How To Contact Us" below).

3. How Valence Will Use Your Personal Information
When you supply Personal Information at this website, we will use it for the express purpose for which it was collected (e.g., to process your order). It may also be used by us to contact you regarding other products and services which may be of interest to you (including those we may offer jointly with other companies). At any time, however, you may opt out of such future contact. (see "How To Contact Us" below)

At times we may retain third parties to analyze data we collect on our websites, including Personal Information, solely to help us improve our products and services. In addition, if you order a product or service from us, we may share Personal Information with suppliers and other third parties to allow delivery of such product or service. These suppliers and other third parties are not authorized by us to use your Personal Information in any other way. However, please note that we will release your Personal Information if required to do so by law, or by search warrant, subpoena or court order.

4. Other Information We Collect
You may have heard of "cookies," which are files or pieces of information that are stored by your computer's Internet browser software. Valence may use cookies to collect other information during your visit to our website, such as the particular site areas you visit and the products or services you buy through our website. We collect this information to better tailor our site and our products to your interests and needs. Cookies may also be used to help speed up your future activities at our sites. For example, a site can recognize that you have provided Personal Information to us and refrain from requesting the same information a second time.

Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you'd prefer, you can set yours to refuse cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent. Refusal of cookies at the site you entered may result in an inability to visit certain areas of the site or to receive personalized information when you visit the site.

In addition, we are constantly trying to improve how we promote our websites. To help us do this, we may measure the effectiveness of our web presence by determining how you got to our site.

Site measurement statistics may be used to personalize your website experience, as well as to evaluate anonymously and in the aggregate statistics about usage of the website. Information about your computer, such as your IP address (a number assigned to your computer whenever you surf the Internet), the type of Internet browser you are using and the type of computer operating system you are using may also be collected and linked to your Personal Information. This is to ensure that our website presents the best web experience for visitors, and that they are an effective information resource.

5. We Will Endeavor To Keep Your Information Secure
We take reasonable precautions to keep your Personal Information secure. All personally identifiable information is subject to restricted access to prevent unauthorized access, modification or misuse.

6. Changes to Our Policy
Valence reserves the right to change or remove this Privacy Policy at our discretion. We will post any new policy here and we encourage you to visit this area frequently to stay informed.

7. Yahoo! Privacy Policy
This website is hosted by Yahoo! Store. Yahoo! automatically collects order information, but may only use this information in the aggregate. If you accessed this website through Yahoo! Shopping, Yahoo! also automatically collects information about your shopping experience. Please see the Yahoo! Privacy Policy at "http://privacy.yahoo.com/privacy/us/" for more information about how Yahoo! uses this information.

8. How to Contact Us
If you have any comments or questions about this Privacy Policy or to report any violations of the Privacy Policy, please write to us at

Valence Technology, Inc.,
1807 W. Braker Ln., Suite 500
Austin, Texas 78758