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Energy Institute marks Lineman Appreciation Day
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Energy Institute marks Lineman Appreciation Day

The Energy Institute of Alabama each year honors power line workers throughout the state by hosting a celebration of Lineman Appreciation Day. Due to COVID-19 the early-June, in-person celebration could not be held, but that is not stopping the efforts to recognize linemen for their commitment and hard work to ensure the state has reliable electricity.

FirstNet: Keeping our First Responders and Communities Safe
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FirstNet: Keeping our First Responders and Communities Safe

In the public safety profession, communication is key. Yet, in times of emergency, a surplus of activity can cause traditional commercial networks to hit capacity. People understandably rush to get in touch with friends and loved ones while police, firefighters, EMS, and others work diligently to coordinate response efforts.

Why statewide small cell standards are necessary
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Why statewide small cell standards are necessary

By Wayne Hutchens, president of AT&T Alabama The Alabama Legislature is considering Senate Bill 264, legislation that will make it easier for all wireless providers to enhance network capacity and coverage, speed and quality as well as prepare for next-generation 5G technology.   Since January 2007, the amount of data used on AT&T’s network alone...