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Vodafone Spain using 5G drones to monitor Naturgy power lines

Wednesday 23 December 2020 | 10:18 CET | News
Vodafone Spain has reached an agreement with energy giant Naturgy and local startup FuVeX to begin using 5G-powered drones to monitor thousands of kilometres of high voltage power lines throughout the country, reports business daily El Economista. The idea is to use drones to inspect possible damage to the electricity grid infrastructure, avoiding the unnecessary displacement of maintenance personnel and reducing occupational hazards, according to unnamed company sources cited in the report.

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