Solar Powered "Strawberry Tree" Installed in Serbia
Published on: 31st Aug 2012
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Serbian mobile network, mt s has installed a solar powered phone battery charger in the town of Vranje, in partnership with the local government authority and supplied by Strawberry Energy.
Apart from charging batteries of mobile devices, the "Strawberry Tree" enables also free internet surfing through mt:s' network, which is available near the charger.
The so-called "Strawberry Tree" is five meters tall and surrounded with benches, so it can also be a place where 10 users can rest while charging phones with the energy collected by the Sun.
Telekom Serbia and Strawberry energy set up a first Strawberry Tree in Belgrade last year in October, and recently in Kikinda and they also presented a portable model of solar charger at this year ATP tournament. It is planned to set solar chargers in two more cities in Serbia.