Are nimh rechargeable batteries interchangeable with nicd rechargeable batteries?

Answer Yes, NiMH and NiCd batteries are generally interchangeable, and are interchangeable with traditional alkaline batteries. Simply replace the battery with the appropriate size, AAA, AA, and so on. N... Read More »

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Is it possible to replace rechargeable stinger flashlight batteries with regular batteries?

According to Streamlight, the manufacturer of Stinger flashlights, you cannot put regular batteries in a Stinger flashlight. Each flashlight comes with a specific type of rechargeable batteries tha... Read More »

Are rechargeable Li-ion batteries *greener* than disposable alkaline batteries?

Neither battery has any really bad stuff in it. The Li-Ion is greener because you need fewer batteries over time and thus use less resources. The only rechargeable battery that's nasty is the NiC... Read More »

Do rechargeable batteries last longer than regular batteries?

Can I use rechargeable AA batteries instead of regular AA batteries in all products?

You can use rechargeable AA-size batteries safely in most products. Flashlights, cameras and remote controls will work fine. Keep in mind, however, that while a regular AA battery is 1.5 volts, a r... Read More »