Green Batteries: Powering Innovation

Battey makers are all charged up over the future of batteries. Duracell, Everyready and Rayovac, titans in the battery field, are revoluionizing how we power up everything from Walkmans to laptop computers. “Better rechargeables and new alkaline [traditional] batteries with virtually no mercury will save landfill space and address environmental concerns,” predicts Duracell’s James Donahue.