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Bundesnetzagentur lowers Media Broadcast transmission rates

Monday 3 April 2017 | 12:10 CET | News
Germany's Bundesnetzagentur has approved new rates for Media Broadcast to charge broadcasters for transmitting VHF signals. In proceedings started in early February, the regulator found that the rates proposed by the company could result in a margin squeeze. According to the regulator, the margin between the rate for using or sharing antennas and the rates for transmitting the VHF broadcast signals was not sufficient for a company to achieve a reasonable return on capital employed. This would have put other transmission providers at a disadvantage. The new rates set by the Bundesnetzagentur

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Media Broadcast
Countries: Germany
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