Category Archives: San Francisco

Demonstrate and Speak Out at October 2nd CPUC Meeting

Demonstrate Thursday, Oct. 2 8:30am- then… Speak at CPUC Meeting 9:30am 505 Van Ness SF Rumor has it that the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is preparing to make a decision in the smart meter opt out proceeding case, after … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Harm, California, Citizen rebellion, CPUC, Democracy, Fires, legal issues, neighborhood organizing, Nevada, PG&E, San Francisco | 1 Comment

Some PG&E Customers Getting Fees Reversed as CPUC Endlessly Delays Smart Meter “Opt Out” Decision

SAN FRANCISCO- Some utility customers in California are getting utility smart meter “opt out” fees reversed in hearings at the California Public Utilities Commission, even as the Commission itself drags out a decision about the legality of such fees, having … Continue reading

Posted in California, Citizen rebellion, CPUC, Democracy, Fires, legal issues, neighborhood organizing, PG&E, San Francisco, Smart Grid | 7 Comments

Health Advocates Affix Health Warning Labels to Cell Phones in San Francisco Verizon Store

Direct Action in Response to Heavy Handed Wireless Industry Crackdown on Democracy- Attacking City Ordinances and Cell Phone Labeling Efforts in Maine, Hawaii, and California SAN FRANCISCO— Health advocates from the California Brain Tumor Association and Stop Smart Meters! have … Continue reading

Posted in Cell phones, Citizen rebellion, Democracy, Electro-Hyper-Sensitivity, EMF Mitigation, health effects, landlines, legal issues, Maine, neighborhood organizing, radio-frequency radiation, Safety, San Francisco, Smart Grid, World Health Organization | 5 Comments

Getting from ‘Smart’ to Wise: SF Panel Set to Plot New Course

From Ecological Options Network: This post encourages you to check out the landmark report “Getting Smarter About the Smart Grid,” authored by energy expert Dr. Timothy Schoechle, published by the National Institute for Science, Law and Public Policy – and … Continue reading

Posted in California, Changing a Meter, Citizen rebellion, Class Issues and Social Equality, Climate Change, Democracy, Environmental Concerns, Federal Government, Home Area Network, neighborhood organizing, San Francisco, Smart Grid | 3 Comments

FCC Chair Wheeler Hounded By Wireless Health Activists All Day During Visit to SF Bay Area Thursday

Tom Wheeler, chair of the Federal Communications Commission, and former head of the industry Wireless Association for 12 years, got an earful from protesters on Thursday during his visit to the Bay Area.   Organized by Stop Smart Meters! and … Continue reading

Posted in California, Cancer, Cell phones, Citizen rebellion, Class Issues and Social Equality, Democracy, Electro-Hyper-Sensitivity, Environmental Concerns, FCC, Federal Government, health effects, neighborhood organizing, Oakland, Obama, radio-frequency radiation, San Francisco, Santa Clara County, Smart Grid, Washington DC, Wi-Fi, World Health Organization | 17 Comments