FCC to launch 14 broadband pilot projects using Lifeline

Friday 21 December 2012 | 09:29 CET | News
The FCC has announced that savings from its comprehensive reform of its Lifeline programme earlier this year reached nearly USD 214 million, surpassing the USD 200 million target the FCC set when it reformed the programme in January. The FCC also announced the selection of fourteen pilot projects in twenty-one states and Puerto Rico that will field test approaches to using Lifeline to increase broadband adoption among people on low incomes.

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Companies: FCC
Countries: Puerto Rico / United States
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