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Bavaria fibre roll-out estimated to cost over EUR 11 bln

Monday 12 March 2018 | 12:46 CET | News
The Bavarian Green Party is calling for the Bavarian state government to modify its broadband expansion strategy following the publication of a study that suggests the cost of rolling out fibre broadband in the state will greatly exceed the available subsidies, reported Heise Online. The costs of installing a fibre-optic connection for every household in the German state of Bavaria alone will exceed EUR 11 billion, while the state government has made only EUR 1.5 billion in subsidies available, according to a new study from the Scientific Institute for Infrastructure and Communications

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