What type of power does a battery produce?

Answer Batteries produce voltage--otherwise known as electrical power. Batteries achieve this source of power by means of an internal chemical reaction between a positive electrolyte and a negative electr... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What type of power does a battery produce

How much power does a double a battery produce?

The amount of power a battery can store at a time is measured in milliamp hours. A typical fully charged AA battery can power a device discharging 100 milliamps for close to 2,500 hours. A typical ... Read More »

What type of power do refrigerators produce?

The U.S. Department of Energy advises that you can estimate the power consumption of a refrigerator by dividing the total number of hours a refrigerator is plugged in by three, because refrigerator... Read More »

How many megawatts of power does a nuclear power plant produce?

Each nuclear power plant produces a different amount of megawatts, based on the design of the plant. The capacity of nuclear power plants in the United States in 2008 ranged from 482 megawatts at t... Read More »

When operating a laptop on battery power, how many hours does the typical battery power a laptop?

The average lifespan of a laptop battery is three hours. However, that depends on the laptop itself. There is no one answer. Some laptops last anywhere between 5 and 8 hours, mostly the thin and... Read More »