First customers sign up for net through sewers

January 2009
Utility Week;1/23/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p40
Trade Publication
The article reports on the announcement by Fibrecity that the first customers to receive broadband through the sewer network will be connected by the end of March 2009. Thirty homes in Bournemouth, England are included in Fibrecity's programme. According to the company, it would be able to bring connections to up to 160,000 homes and businesses between now and 2010. According to Elfed Thomas, chief executive of H2O Networks Group, Fibrecity's parent, the initiative has progressed according to plan and is on schedule to be completed by 2010.


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