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AT&T to install additional solar charging stations around NYC

AT&T nearly doubles the number of solar charging stations in NYC as it adds 45 additional locations around the city for charging devices on the go

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: May 20, 2014 11:04 am

If you use your smartphone or tablet a lot when you are away from an outlet, you have undoubtedly been left without enough charge to make calls or check email at some point. In New York City, AT&T has put in solar charging stations in some parts of the city to help people get a free and green charge for their devices.

 

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The wireless carrier has announced that it will be adding additional solar charging stations around NYC to give more users the ability to charge up a dead device or top off a battery while on the go around the city. AT&T has added 45 new solar charging stations, nearly doubling the number of solar chargers available. The first of the charges went into use in 2013.

 

AT&T is placing the solar chargers in parks, near benches, and in other high-traffic locations around the city. The new chargers are more robust than the previous generation. In the coming years, AT&T plans to add as many as 242 charging stations to areas of NYC.

NEWS SOURCES:Thewestsidestory.net

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