In an emergency situation, there is no telling what kind of power outages might occur. Hurricanes in countries that are wealthy still manage to knock out power for weeks at a time and in the meantime, people must find new ways to conserve and generate their electricity. A lack of electricity can create a load of different problems, such as spoiling food, lack of heat, and freshwater storage. This infographic should provide the eager survivalist with all relevant surival hacking information during difficult times
As you can see, people who need their cell phone during dire situations can remain social if they need. Using a small piece of lumber, you can tie a motorized screwdriver to create the bulk of the generator. Wrap them together with string to provide leverage and add a spatula taped to the end of the screwdriver to create the crank. Aluminum foil promotes the connection from the cranked electric screwdriver to a cell phone charger so you can maintain a charge.