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­ // LPWANs & IoT Networks // Anterix and NREL have advanced their private LTE pilot project to its second phase, testing how the network can support solar farms and other DER technologies in smart grid applications – using Anterix’s 900 MHz band holdings. This has similar goals as the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA). Nokia and Telefonica Peru have announced a private LTE network win at Minera Las Bambas, the ninth largest copper mine in the world, situated at 4.6km elevation. One wonders if 5G uncertainty is driving this uptick in interest for private industrial projects, from the likes of Nokia and Ericsson. Senet and SimplyCity are arguing that LoRaWAN is ‘the global standard for IIoT,’ based on a deal…

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