12.0 Financing Construction and On-going Maintenance - Franchised Operators:

12.3Users Fees, Franchise Revenue:

The majority of capital necessary for broad implementation of the HPR System will be derived from user fees and independent franchisees or AOperators@. Operators will purchase the right to own and operate a specific portion of the Grid System. An Operator might purchase the rights to one (1) mile or ten-thousand (10,000) miles of the Grid System or perhaps rights to an entire country.