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BT will HATE us for this one weird 5G trick

John Smith 19 Gold badge

A small point

In the UK street lights are not run off a separately run power cable. They pick it up off the nearest building supply. They are triggered either by photocells or timers in each light, usually cell as they are a bit cheaper.

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