Internet Plan - Xplornet

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Project Overview

Xplornet will upgrade and expand the existing broadband network to reach underserved communities in Prince Edward Island. Xplornet will provide fixed wireless coverage to 17,000 civic addresses across Prince Edward Island and Fibre-to-the-premise coverage to over 3,000 civic addresses. Xplornet will build out a rural broadband network that ill provide 50/10 Mbps Internet speeds to rural homes.

Fixed Wireless

Xplornet’s project includes the construction of 8 new macro towers in addition to upgrades to its existing fixed wireless tower sites. A construction of 7 out of 8 new towers are complete and now offering service in the following areas:

  • Borden-Carleton
  • Cornwall
  • Georgetown
  • Urbainville
  • Summerside
  • Ellersllie
  • Irishtown

Tower Locations

Broadband Tower locations map

Island Coverage

Island coverage broadband map

Coverage by County

 
Prince County
Prince County broadband map

 

Queens County
Queens county broadband map

 

Kings County

King County Broadband Map

 

Fibre-to-the-premise

The preliminary design for the fibre network is complete and construction work began in July 2021. A detailed Fibre-to-the-premise roll out schedule is expected to be released in Fall 2021.  
 

 

Published date: 
August 18, 2021
Economic Growth, Tourism and Culture

General Inquiries

Department of Economic Growth, Tourism and Culture
3rd Floor North, Shaw Building
105 Rochford Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-5540
Fax: 902-894-0342

tpswitch@gov.pe.ca