Battery Facts

The Development of the Battery

Modern batteries have become amazing powerhouses for today’s portable devices. They have a fascinating history, with men and women across the world striving to harness the remarkable properties of electricity and make them available everywhere.

Volta
1800
Daniell
1835
Leclanche
1866
Jungner
1899
Ruben
1930
Today
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1780
Galvani
1830
Sturgeon
1859
Plante
1887
Gassner
1903
Edison
1950
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