Mobile networks require better protection against power outages

Bern, 04.12.2020 - Operators of mobile telecommunication networks need to take additional measures to ensure that the population and economy can continue to use essential mobile services during a power outage. This is the conclusion of a study by the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications, which the Federal Council took note of at its meeting on 4 December. In a first step, the Federal Council wants to ensure that there is no disruption to the emergency services during a power outage.

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