High-voltage generation reserves cost more than would portable, small-scale units to keep critical services on line during a major power outage.
Can You Hear Me Now?
Cellular carriers challenge mesh-network dominance.
stop and say, ‘Hey, maybe we made the wrong decisions.’”
However, if public networks turn out to be the better choice in many cases, utilities might have some explaining to do before state commissions. “Can you hear me now?” certainly wore thin as a TV commercial, and someday it might prove to be an imprudent reason for building private networks.