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Vodafone NZ opens green energy cell site

Friday 22 April 2016 | 09:54 CET | News
Vodafone New Zealand opened a green energy cell site to give a mobile safety boost to Kauaeranga Valley. Powered by solar panels and wind turbines, this is the first 'off grid' cell site to be built on the mainland under the Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI), the operator said. The RBI, which Vodafone delivers in partnership with the Government and Chorus, brings improved mobile coverage and high-speed wireless broadband to thousands of New Zealanders living in rural areas.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vodafone New Zealand
Countries: New Zealand
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