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New FCC Rule Opens Door for Private Utility Broadband Wireless Networks

A landmark order issued on May 13, 2020, by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) means utilities can create their own private wireless networks using the common LTE mobile standard. For utilities this could mean operational efficiencies, improved reliability and safety capabilities, the ability to further deploy advanced grid technologies, and new ways to interact with customer-owned devices.