Batteries convert stored chemical energy when they are used within a device. Rechargeable batteries can be used and recharged many times; single-use batteries need to be replaces when the stored energy is expended. Responders rely heavily on battery-powered equipment while carrying out their duties.
Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.
AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 10. Power
AEL Title: Batteries, All Types, Sizes
AEL Number: 10BC-00-BATT
SAVER Project: Single-Use and Rechargeable Batteries