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Enel creates global fibre-optic broadband unit

Tuesday 13 September 2016 | 08:48 CET | News
Italian utility giant Enel has announced the creation of a new global business unit to replicate the model of its domestic Enel Open Fiber unit. The new business unit, to be called Global Fiber Optic Infrastructures, will be headed by Stefano Lorenzi and will be tasked with devising strategies and implementing business models for the group's global development of fibre-optic infrastructure, said Enel in a statement. The utility is due to install 33 million smart meters in Italy over the next four years and is letting operators use the pipes for broadband purposes via its Enel Open Fiber (EOF)

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Companies: Enel / Metroweb / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy / World
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