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C&D Technologies Announces Date For the First Quarter Financial Results Release and Conference Call

BLUE BELL, Pa., May 26, 2010 / -- In conjunction with C&D Technologies, Inc.’s (NYSE: CHP - News) first quarter financial results announcement, members of the public are invited to listen to the company’s live conference call broadcast via the internet on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). The purpose of the conference call is to discuss financial results for the company’s Fiscal Year 2011 first quarter ended April 30, 2010, as well as provide a general overview of the business. Speaking during the conference call will be Jeffrey A. Graves, President and Chief Executive Officer; and Ian J. Harvie, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Financial results will be released over the newswires prior to the call. The press release will also be posted on C&D’s corporate website: http://www.cdtechno.com. Investors who wish to listen to the conference call on the internet may log on through the Investor Relations page. An online re-broadcast will be available through June 22, 2010.

Those parties interested in participating in the conference call via telephone should dial 706-679-4521 and enter Conference ID number 78512801. A telephone replay of the conference call will be available for replay two hours following the call and will be available through June 22, 2010 at midnight Eastern Daylight Time. To access the rebroadcast, please dial 800-642-1687 (706-645-9291 for international callers) and enter code 78512801.

About C&D Technologies:

C&D Technologies, Inc. provides solutions and services for the switchgear and control (utility), telecommunications, and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), as well as emerging markets such as solar power. C&D Technologies engineers, manufactures, sells and services fully integrated reserve power systems for regulating and monitoring power flow and providing backup power in
the event of primary power loss until the primary source can be restored. C&D Technologies’ unique ability to offer complete systems, designed and produced to high technical standards, sets it apart from its competition. C&D Technologies is headquartered in Blue Bell, PA. For more information about C&D Technologies, visit http://www.cdtechno.com.

Forward-looking Statements:

This press release may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934), which are based on management's current expectations and are subject to uncertainties and changes in circumstances. Words and expressions reflecting something other than historical fact are intended to identify forward-looking statements, but are not the exclusive means of identifying such statements. Factors that appear with the forward-looking statements, or in the company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings (including without limitation the company's annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2010, or the quarterly and current reports filed on Form 10-Q and Form 8-K thereafter), could cause the company's actual results to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statements made herein.

Shareholder Contacts:
Ian J. Harvie of C&D: 215-619-7835
Joe Hassett of Gregory FCA, for C&D: 610-228-2110