0
General

Telenor deploys back-up generators after storm hits services in Nordland county

Friday 15 February 2019 | 13:42 CET | News
Telenor Norway said that it was working on the morning of 15 February to restore service in several parts of Nordland county after storms there hit its network. There was a loss of all services in Gildeskal and Beiarn. The disruption was caused by a high voltage cable coming down, leading to an electric power cut.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Telenor Norway
Countries: Norway
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Telenor Norway boosts capacity at 300 mobile base stations as coronavirus strands Norwegians at home

Published 17 Mar 2020 12:54 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said its fixed line and mobile networks are able to cope with demand created by the coronavirus forcing ...

Telenor responds to landslide fallout by urging cooperation to deal with extreme weather and climate change

Published 22 Aug 2019 13:48 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway has commented on technical preparations for and responses to extreme weather, after several landslides affected ...

Telenor says 57% of young Norwegians prefer online newspapers as source of news but many unwilling to pay

Published 12 Mar 2019 12:04 CET | Norway
Telenor said a Norstat survey shows that 66 percent of people in Norway aged 18 to 29 years do not have a newspaper subscription ...

Telenor restores most services in northern Norway after storm

Published 18 Feb 2019 12:01 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said most of its mobile and fixed network services had been restored by the afternoon of 17 February after storms ...

Telenor uses IoT to measure avalanche risk on Svalbard

Published 08 Feb 2019 12:34 CET | Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
Telenor said it has begun a pilot project to improve avalanche warnings. In 2015 and 2016, large avalanches hit Longyearbyen on ...

Telenor wins NOK 50 mln cybersecurity contract from Norwegian railway network operator

Published 04 Feb 2019 13:27 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said it has won a contract worth approximately NOK 50 million to provide national railway network operator Bane ...

Telenor Norway Q4 revenues dip 2%, EBITDA falls 5%, hit by lower mobile and legacy fixed turnover

Published 30 Jan 2019 09:52 CET | Norway
Telenor said its operations in Norway delivered a "solid" market performance in the quarter, against the background of strong ...

Telenor blames Finnmark telecoms blackout on double submarine cable break

Published 11 Dec 2018 14:16 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said it has submitted a report to national communications regulator Nkom concerning the service loss in northerly ...

Telenor Norway works to ensure base stations stay on stream during winter weather

Published 29 Jan 2018 13:07 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said the winter weather has caused power cuts that have even affected Telenor's base stations. It said it has ...

Nkom tells Telenor Norway to prepare better for power cuts

Published 13 Jul 2017 13:51 CET | Norway
Norwegian communications regulator Nkom said that it monitored Telenor's back-up electricity procedures last autumn in ...