Tag

Brussels
Brussels residents who oppose the technology need more convincing, Rudi Vervoort told POLITICO. By SIMON VAN DORPE AND LAURENS CERULUS  9/1/20, 5:25 PM CET Updated 9/1/20, 5:25 PM CET Rudi Vervoort, minister-president of Brussels’ regional government | Eric Lalmand/AFP via Getty Images Brussels needs to have a wider debate about 5G before the technology can be fully rolled out...
Read More
5G is coming to Belgium – initially covering 30 municipalities, including Zaventem (where Brussels Airport is located), Hasselt, Namur and Bruges. Initially the arrival of 5G in Belgium was slowed down by political disagreements on the distribution of the proceeds. An arrangement granting provisional rights was proposed pending a political agreement. Why is Brussels excluded? The radiation...
Read More
Written by Patrizia Toia on 5 December 2019 in Opinion About the author Patrizia Toia (IT, S&D) is vice chair of the Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee The coming of 5G seems to offer huge potential but realising this safely and effectively will require detailed investigation and careful planning. Photo credit: Adobe Stock The diffusion of mobile...
Read More
Thursday, 10 October 2019 Image: Maron wants more certainty about the impact the 5G waves have on the health of the people living in Brussels. Credit: Wikicommons The Brussels Minister for the Environment, Alain Maron, does not want to rush the launch of the 5G network in Brussels. “Until now, Brussels Environment and the operators...
Read More
03/10/2019 Article translated from German. Extracts only. Link to original article in German: https://www.oedp.de/aktuelles/pressemitteilungen/newsdetails/news/5g-gesundheitsrisiken-und-vorsorgeprinzip/?fbclid=IwAR1HY1dgMxuq4o1JQg7ayc9SpdwNqZCgBYlDtU15Dub0fYv4zCcAu7GP6PY (Brussels / 03.10.2019) While the European Commission is preparing to publish a 5G risk assessment on cybersecurity, MEPs Philippe Lamberts, Klaus Buchner and Michèle Rivasi (Green Group / EFA) condemn the blatant lack of biological and environmental studies on 5G radiation...
Read More