‘Best in Show’ Award Winners represent Greatest New Gear for 2014

Fuel Cell Power — Move over batteries… the Hydrogen Reactor from Brunton uses tiny screw-in fuel cells to make electricity. Oxygen and hydrogen are the initiators to the clean, electron-grabbing process. Hydrogen reacts with air when the fuel cell is engaged, creating enough power to charge five iPhones, Brunton states.

The hydrogen cells equal the same power output as 30+ AAA batteries. The company explains, “To operate, users lock a hydrogen core into the device’s fuel cell. Once powered on, the solid-state hydrogen converts to gas power and issues a 5v 2amp output.” It plugs into USB-compatible devices and will cost $149.99.

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Stephen Regenold is Founder and Editor-In-Chief of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for nearly two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of four small kids, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.

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