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Utrecht rural fibre project attracts over third of residents

Monday 25 July 2016 | 10:50 CET | News
The regional cooperative O-gen is working with six municipalities in the south of Utrecht province on bringing fibre to outlying areas. O-gen and neighbourhood volunteers have assessed residents' interest in the project, and an initial survey of 1,700 households found 35 percent want to subscribe to fibre broadband. Areas such as Wijk near Duurstede and Houten achieved high rates of near 50 percent, while only 30 percent of residents in Bunnik and Utrechtse Heuvelrug were interested and 25.8 percent in Leusden. O-gen said a number of unnamed market parties find the results a good basis for

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