Category Archives: Privacy

Southern California Gas Disconnects “Opt Out” Fee Resister; Fairfax, Sebastopol Face Forced Smart Meter Deployment

California Investor-Owned Utilities on War Path On December 7th, 2016, the Southern California Gas Company disconnected the gas service of San Luis Obispo resident Ken Herrmann for unpaid “opt-out” fees related to their “advanced” metering system. This is the first … Continue reading

Posted in California, Citizen rebellion, CPUC, Democracy, legal issues, neighborhood organizing, PG&E, Privacy, SCE, SDG&E | 1 Comment

Smart Meter Data at Crux of Arkansas Murder Case

Imagine this scenario: You just got a bonus at work, bought a new barbecue smoker and a large hot tub at your suburban home. Your 5-year old son (whom you have custody of) is at his mother’s home for the … Continue reading

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Smithville, TX Awareness Sparks Smart Meter Backlash

SMITHVILLE, TX— Smithville is a small town of about 3800 residents in central Texas, about 40 miles southeast of Austin and about 100 miles northeast of San Antonio. It’s not just the town’s name – even residents say Smithville is … Continue reading

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Smart Meter Resources from Ronald Powell Ph.D.

One name you should know if you are serious about investigating the health damage caused by smart meters is that of Dr. Ronald M. Powell Ph.D. Dr. Powell received his doctorate in Applied Physics from Harvard University in 1975, and … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer, Cell phones, Dirty Electricity, Electro-Hyper-Sensitivity, EMF Mitigation, FCC, Federal Government, health effects, Health studies, Maryland, Physicians, Privacy, radio-frequency radiation, Safety, Smart Grid, Wi-Fi, World Health Organization | 1 Comment

Stop Smart Meters! on Montana Statewide Radio

Awareness of the hazards of smart meters is growing in the state of Montana, where the newly formed Stop Smart Meters Montana are helping to organize popular resistance up in Big Sky Country. Last week I was fortunate to be … Continue reading

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