Archive for category Alberta

5G : Canadian Gov Consultation on Releasing Millimetre Wave Spectrum

  Figure 1 – Canadian frequency allocations in the 28 GHz band This figure shows Canadian frequency allocations in the 28 GHz band (27.5 to 28.35 GHz). It shows that the entire band is currently allocated to fixed, fixed-satellite (Earth–to-space) and mobile services on a co-primary basis. It also shows that there are footnotes for the frequency ranges 27.500-27.501 GHz (No. 5.538), 27.501-28.35 GHz (No. 5.540), and […]

Parliament : e-404 (Cellphone towers) Petition

  A petition was presented in Canada’s House of Commons today, by Member of Parliament David Tilson: https://petitions.parl.gc.ca/en/Petition/Details?Petition=e-404 (English) and https://petitions.parl.gc.ca/fr/Petition/Details?Petition=e-404 (French) A government response has not yet been tabled.

Calgary : Some Hawkwood residents ‘hang up’ on cell tower proposal

  Area councillor says a choice has to be made By David Bell, CBC News Posted: Jun 14, 2016 8:44 PM MT Last Updated: Jun 14, 2016 8:44 PM MT Ward 2 Coun. Joe Magliocca says residents will have to decide how important cell service is to them. (Mike Symington/CBC) For the second time in three years residents in […]

National brain tumour registry being created by Alberta researcher

Currently there is no central collection point in Canada for important information on tumours CBC News Posted: Jul 17, 2015 11:14 AM   The image depicts a 3D rendering of the brain, with a cancerous tumour detected in red and yellow. A University of Alberta researcher is helping to create a national brain tumour registry […]

Petition & Protest to Stop Proposed Cell Tower in Edmonton

Protesters concerned about proposed cellphone tower at south Edmonton church BY CAILYNN KLINGBEIL, EDMONTON JOURNAL JANUARY 13, 2013 EDMONTON – About a dozen people who protested Sunday outside a south Edmonton church said they will return every week until their concerns about a cellphone tower proposed for the property are heard. “We’re just getting started,” […]

Parents debate Wi-Fi in Calgary schools

 CBC News Posted: Jun 16, 2011 12:47 PM MT   Last Updated: Jun 16, 2011 12:35 PM MT  Edmonton parents, including Greg Garbutt, tried earlier this year to convince trustees to back off on Wi-Fi technology in schools in that city. ((CBC)) The benefits of wireless internet outweigh any potential health risks to students, say some […]