By implementing a network of sensors and gateways embedded with LoRa Technology across a region, environmental indicators can be measured and reported for data analysis in real-time, detecting issues before they become crises. From air quality monitoring to radiation leak detection, LoRa®-based IoT solutions for the environment help protect citizens from environmental dangers.
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See how LoRa Technology has protected resources and improved the planet in these real-world smart environment deployments.
Exeger’s Powerfoyle solar harvesting cell technology with Semtech’s LoRa Edge™ platform enables more efficient and sustainable IoT tracking applications and significantly extends the battery life of asset tracking and environmental sensing devices.
IoT Ventures and Lacuna Space use Semtech’s LoRa devices to develop a Drought Early Warning System, a network of low-cost rainwater tank and rain monitors to analyze water consumption and rain forecasts in remote New Zealand and South Pacific Island communities.
ICTnexus' Smart Islands project features a LoRaWAN network, enabling several smart island use cases including energy metering, water management, air quality and weather stations, street light operation, asset tracking, and emergency notifications (tsunami sirens).
Communicate2Integrate's Cloud-based plant management platform, Florja, allows users to remotely monitor the temperature, humidity and salt level found in soil with LoRa-enabled sensors.
The Town of Cary, North Carolina, SAS Institute and Semtech are coming together to build a unique Center of Excellence focused on LoRa-enabled technology solutions that will positively impact the lives of Cary’s citizens.
ICT International’s range of plant physiology devices monitor the health of the urban forest in real time via a LoRaWAN network, providing valuable ecosystem services to the community as well as measurable carbon capture.
Learn more about specific applications of LoRa Technology for the smart environment.
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