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Norway mobile grids must have at least 2 hours' back-up power

Thursday 12 June 2014 | 12:06 CET | News
Norwegian postal and telecoms regulator PT has ordered Norwegian mobile network owners to ensure that their grids are better prepared for power cuts. In risk-prone areas, networks must have at least four hours' reserve electricity and in less vulnerable places, such as major towns and cities, the minimum requirement is two hours' energy back-up. This applies from 06 June to Telenor Norway TeliaSonera Norway, Mobile Norway and ICE Norway. Operators have five years to upgrade their base stations and equipment cabins in smaller locations and another three years for improvements in larger towns,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ICE / PT / Tele2 Norway / Telenor Norway / Telia
Countries: Norway
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