Standard telephone drop. O&M includes local and long distance telephone fees for one environmental sensing station (ESS) in a remote area of Alaska.
System used ACS & GCI and several small telephone carriers throughout Alaska. O&M cost range calculated from the highest reported monthly cost for long distance and local calls. Local calls for one environmental sensing station (ESS) cost approx. $18 - $70 per month. Long distance calls for one ESS cost approx. $400 - $1000 per month.