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French govt pledges action on 5G environmental impact

Wednesday 16 September 2020 | 11:29 CET | News
Telecom authority Arcep and environment agency Ademe will help the French government define a roadmap focused on limiting the environmental impact of 5G deployments. The pledge is part of an announcement co-signed by four ministers, coinciding with the release of a 190-page report on 5G-related topics, including technical and health issues.

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