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German govt launches consultation on fibre expansion

Wednesday 15 March 2017 | 10:26 CET | News
The German Federal Network Agency has launched a public consultation on strategies to accelerate the expansion of fibre-optic networks. For the launch of the consultation, the FNA has released a discussion paper presenting various proposals for how regulation of the FTTH/B network can be managed. The discussion paper pointed to the importance of a flexible price setting to encourage market-driven grid expansion. One proposal is to use retail prices as a starting point to determine the price of use by a third party.

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Companies: BREKO / German Federal Network Agency / VATM
Countries: Germany
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