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Full fibre networks are key for UK low-carbon future - study

Monday 23 April 2018 | 11:09 CET | News
The UK's dependence on copper-based digital infrastructure is limiting its ability to cut carbon emissions, according to a new report commissioned by full-fibre infrastructure builder CityFibre. 

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