Are Smart Meters a smart idea?

To read the full article with live links and videos please see: Are Smart Meters a smart idea? GUEST POST by Brian Thiesen By now you will have heard that BC Hydro is installing Smart Meters on homes to monitor electrical consumption in Kamloops. The City of Kamloops is also installing Smart Meters to monitor water consumption, but for an extra $100 a year, customers concerned about the safety of the water Smart Meters can choose an Analogue Meter. There are a multitude of concerns about Smart Meters ranging from health, safety, financial, privacy, and choice issues. More about Smart … Continue reading Are Smart Meters a smart idea?

Monitoring Smart Meter Installations

Conrad Hild, with the group No BC Smart Meters, has begun mapping meter installation across the province.  Here’s his message to us: Hello Folks,  I have begun a project to map complaints about smartmeters so that people can really see what is going on and once the map gets known, can even plot Corix movements daily as an advisory. I have created an autoresponder complaint form metercomplaints@nobcsmartmeters.com if you send a blank email there, you will get a form and the data from that form will get plotted onto the map located at www.nobcsmartmeters.com/map/map.html  Perhaps my mapping service can be … Continue reading Monitoring Smart Meter Installations