BioLite BaseCamp Stove

The BioLite BaseCamp, like its smaller CampStove counterpart, converts heat from fire into usable electricity via a thermoelectric generator, which is then sent to the integrated USB port to charge your gadgets. There’s a built-in 2200mAh Lithium ion battey that stores energy to use later, even without a fire, and its smart LED Dashboard lets you easily monitor your power generation as well as battery level. Product page. Continue reading for two videos and more information.

Its flexible USB passthrough light lets you cook your meal and keep devices charging at the same time. Plus, a nifty Grill-to-Boil Lever transforms the flame from dissipated heat for grilling to direct heat for boiling, at the flip of a switch. The 138-square-inch grill surface lets you easily fits 8 burgers at once. More information.