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Our goal is to provide worldwide coverage of the events and regulations related
to broadband over powerline technology, telecommunications, and the Internet. Here you will find the latest
recaps and links to these exciting events.
FCC Adopts Part 15 Changes to Support BPL Technology
On October 14, 2004 the FCC issued a Report and Order (FCC 04-245) adopting changes to FCC Part 15 Rules encouraging the
deployment of broadband over power line technology. According to FCC Chairman Michael Powell, "The technology behind BPL is both fascinating and revolutionary."...
FCC and FERC Claim BPL is a Boost to Homeland
In both FERC and FCC issued statements released on October
14, 2004 FCC Chairman Powell and FERC Chairman Woods stated that BPL technology
holds the promise in improving the provision and management of electric power
systems, homeland security, and protecting vital elements of the Nation's