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A plug for BPL
Sat Mar 17, - Canadian Press
TORONTO (CP) - In another addition
to he widening array of high-tech initial-letter sets, BPL may soon be coming
to a wall plug near you.
Broadband-over-Power-Line technology - the Internet conducted over
electrical wires - is running at a Toronto apartment building in an
installation by Electrolinks Corp.
BPL, long considered not quite ready for commercial prime time, turns
every electrical outlet in the building into a high-speed Internet connection
for a computer or Internet-protocol telephone.
Electrolinks says its BPL can provide speeds approaching 200 megabytes
per second on power distribution lines, and "this capacity is positioned
for opportunities including internal utility services, smart meter, electricity
control and grid automation projects in addition to nearby TV-on-demand and
broadband Internet services," including in rural areas with no existing