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USBCELL AA Batteries Can be Charged through USB!
Posted By Emily Pilloton On March 5, 2008 @ 4:00 pm In green gadgets,Renewable Energy | 18 Comments
If you thought rechargeable batteries were a good green idea, the USBCELL  rechargeable battery will blow your mind- it plugs into any computer’s USB port to recharge. It’s a standard AA battery which will fit into all your every day uses. We’re not the only ones amped up about USBCELL - today at CEBIT , the green battery was awarded a Gold award at the IF Product Design ceremony. Produced by Moixa Energy , has a flip cap top that houses the USB port, and can be used like any regular AA battery. Not to mention, it cuts back on the nearly 15 billion Alkaline batteries made and thrown away each year.
The little green power cells can also can be charged in approved NiMH chargers. USBCELL won a New Energy Entrepreneur of the Year award last Wednesday, too. We’re glad such a deserving product is getting the attention it deserves!
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 USBCELL: http://www.usbcell.com/
 CEBIT: http://www.cebit.de/homepage_e
 Moixa Energy: http://www.moixaenergy.com
 New Energy Entrepreneur of the Year : http://www.newenergyawards.com/NewEnergyAwards/Nominations/index.thtml
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