“Instant power anywhere anytime” this is the tag line of a product called PowerTrekk introduced by a Swedish fuel cell technology company myFC. As the tag line says PowerTrekk is a portable fuel cell charger for use by outdoor enthusiasts who spend time away from the electricity grid. PowerTrekk provides instant power anywhere to electronic equipment such as mobile phones, digital cameras and GPS devices. Like most other fuel cells, PowerTrekk works by converting hydrogen gas into electricity.Unlike solar chargers, fuel cell power is generated quickly and reliably. The speed of charging not impacted by weather, solar position etc. and there is no power degradation as in the case of batteries.The biggest concern when delivering fuel cell technology to consumers will be the product safety. myFC claims that The chemistry process in PowerTrekk is safe, controllable and eco-friendly, and the only bi-product from the fuel cell is a little water vapor.
PowerTrekk can be used to charge any device that can be charged via an USB port, i.e. 5V DC output.The capacity of internal battery is 1500mAh and you can get a maximum of 4Wh unit power from this fuel cell.PowerTrekk and PowerPukk meet industry security standards and can be brought on an airplane passenger cabin also.The suggested price of this innovative product is $229/199€. You can buy this product at www.powertrekk.com