The ECOreport publishes an industry Op-ED, Three Critical Uses of Data for Off-Grid Telecom Power
By Thomas Rahkonen,ict Chief Technology Officer & Vice President eCentre, Flexenclosure
Consumers in off-grid areas are rapidly increasing their use of mobile Internet services. At the same time they not only expect service to become more reliable, but they also want network coverage to expand and prices for mobile data plans to decrease too. This is a big ask for mobile operators struggling to achieve base station profitability when they have no access to a reliable power grid. So what’s the solution?