Hong Kong startup develops wildfire detection robot

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A Hong Kong startup has taken a big step towards helping tackle forest fires on the Mainland by developing a robot that could detect fires in time before it’s too late.CCTV’s Cathy Yang filed this report from Hong Kong.

Hong Kong startup develops wildfire detection robot

Hong Kong startup develops wildfire detection robot

A Hong Kong startup has taken a big step towards helping tackle forest fires on the Mainland by developing a robot that could detect fires in time before it's too late. CCTV's Cathy Yang filed this report from Hong Kong.

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  • 17 robots have since been sold to 10 cities on the Mainland since 2013.

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    For more on disaster technology, CCTV America’s Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Evert Bopp. He is the Founder and CEO of Disaster Tech Lab which is a company that helps local organizations around the world when disaster strikes.

    Evert Bopp on technological disaster trends

    Evert Bopp on technological disaster trends

    For more on the technological disaster. CCTV America's Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Evert Bopp. He is the Founder and CEO of Disaster Tech Lab which is a company that helps local organizations around the world when disaster strikes.