Absolutely no reason not to!
Mains cable coming in is the same electricity as the mains lead it is plugged in to.
My DS213J is temporarily behind the TV with cables for TV, SKY box, modem, router etc all over the place and it works fine.
At the end of the day they are designed for use in the real world - this includes mains interference.
BT Infinity 2 - IP profile 77 / 20 - super fast!
Previously BE Unlimited - 21,000 Download 1,200 Upload but then moved house - 6,500 Down, 1Mb/s up - gutted!
Ex <n>ildram , been to SKY MAX - 15,225 Download