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Industry Electronics
Headquarters San Diego, California, USA
Products Rechargeable batteries
Website powergenix.com

PowerGenix is a San Diego-based company developing rechargeable batteries,[1] Nickel-zinc (NiZn) and recycling batteries. Nickel-Zinc are generally viewed much safer than Nickel-cadmium.[citation needed] Cadmium is banned in the EU, Toys R Us and Mattel.[2] Their high power-to-size ratio batteries are used in objects as varied as GPS systems, hand-held games consoles and remote-controlled units.[3]

Electric vehicle batteries[edit]

PowerGenix has been selected by TARDEC to provide NiZn batteries for hybrid electric vehicles.

See also[edit]


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  2. ^ Dolan, Kerry A. (04.22.09,). "Building A Better Battery - Forbes.com". Forbes.com. Forbes. Retrieved 2009-04-29.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  3. ^ [2]