Search thinkSPAIN.com for  in 
spain jobs
backprinttell a friend

Fast and free mobile chargers on Barcelona metro
By:
thinkSPAIN , Sunday, December 25, 2016

FAST-TRACK and cost-free mobile phone charging points have been set up on four station platforms in Barcelona, and 16 stops have free wi-fi.

Both sides of the line at the Sagrada Família metro stop; Passeig de Gràcia station in the Badalona-Pompeu Fabra direction, and Paral·lel, plus in the entrance area of Universitat – all on Line 2 – now have Quick Charge 3.0 points with four USB connectors each attached.

The firm beyind the battery points, Yupcharge, says this is a pilot scheme only but that itmay roll out to the rest of the Barcelona metro in due course if successful.

Five units with a 58W power level and exit tension of 5-12W, have been designed specially for metro trains.

Quick Charge 3.0 lives up to its name – it is created to enable a five-minute charging session to give five hours of battery.

Also, 16 metro stations in Barcelona and 90% of the buses now have basic wi-fi, with a 256-kW-per-second connection – the maximum permitted in accordance with telecommunications regulations.

The wi-fi and mobile chargers were among some of the most popular requests received by the metropolitan transport board.

 

 
Print Share Article RSS News Feed
print tell a friend stumble it!  delicious  digg it!  facebook   rss feed View feed | Add to my RSS reader rss feed

Latest Catalonia News
Early-hours alert over Ascˇ I nuclear plant fire
Crime/Incidents - (23/5/2017)
Ex-chair of Barša FC Sandro Rosell arrested over money-laundering scam
Sport - (23/5/2017)
Anti-independence campaigners plaster Barcelona with Spanish flags
Community/Public Services - (18/5/2017)
 
Latest Transport (inc Motoring) articles
A-2 motorway in Barcelona direction shut in Zaragoza, affecting A-23 interchange
Aragon  - (21/5/2017)
'Zero alcohol' rule for new and professional drivers considered
Spain  - (18/5/2017)
Reoffending drink- and drug-drivers will face compulsory health checks, says interior ministry
Spain  - (17/5/2017)
 
  back
Follow thinkSPAIN on
Facebook Twitter
 
 
 
 
 
 
© 2003-2017 Think Web Content, S.L. - All rights reserved