|Solar charger in DUMBO. Photo: MK Metz|
In Brooklyn, more will be installed at Coney Island, Metrotech Plaza, at the Dumbo Arts Festival and at the Brooklyn Book Festival.
Mayor Bloomberg said he asked the company to do this after people had trouble charging their phones after Hurricane Sandy.
Shown above: Pensa, a Dumbo-based strategic design consultancy designed the first Street Charge prototype and installed it at the Pearl Street Triangle starting in 2012. It's up again this summer. More about this here.
Go to McBrooklyn's HOME PAGE.