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Law suit over smart meter

December 29, 2012 (San Diego)—A federal lawsuit has been filed by Celeste Deborah Cooney, who alleges that radiation from a bank of smart meters left her unable to reside in her home. Defendants in the suit include the SDG&E,  the State of California, Attorney General Kamala Harris, California Public Utilities chairman Mi chael Peevey, and … Continue reading

Smart Grid Funding Misspent on Obsolete Technologies, Says New Report

A recent report highlights widespread misunderstandings about the alleged benefits of the new ‘smart’ utility meters among state and local government officials, energy policy experts, advocates for renewable energies, environmental nonprofits, and experts at the highest federal levels. Full story and video here

Video – Health risks of smart meters

Click to watch the video: Latest and perhaps best talk so far by Brian Thiesen on the politics behind smart meters and the health problems that come with them. Continue reading

Health impacts of smart meters

A report by Santa Cruz County Health Officer Dr. Poki Stewart Namkung, casting serious doubt on Smart Meter safety and the adequacy of FCC guidelines to protect the public, was unanimously accepted by the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors. Continue reading

Smart meters – the issues, concerns and implications

Smart meters – the issues, concerns, implications and what you can do Smart Meters are being installed in homes around the world as part of a global roll-out of smart power grids. We don’t believe in coincidences. We have a number of concerns with regard smart meters, which can be used to measure electricity, gas … Continue reading

Flash, bang, burn smart meters

They call them smart meters but a growing number of homeowners disagree. They’re claiming the new power monitoring devices are actually bad for your health.

Video – Health issues caused by smart meters

Fox 10 News in Phoenix forgot to say that Cindy duBac & Loni cannot live in their homes because of the Smart Meter Grid and 4 G Cell Towers producing high levels of radiation. APS will not remove them in her community so she can go back home to live .Also a separate cardiologist was interviewed and they did not include his testimony in this video. Will add that interview at a later date. The representative from the power co in this video cites incorrect data about the power levels of the smart meters. Continue reading

Video – Supreme Court Oral Arguments in Smart Meter

Oral arguments in Maine citizens’ smart meter appeal from the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) decision heard Thursday in Portland by the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Arguments are scheduled to begin at 9:50am… Appellants seek to overturn the smart meter program on constitutional grounds. If the court is unwilling to overturn, appellants ask the case be remanded to the PUC for evidentiary hearings with a stay on opt-out fees at least until a full investigation is completed. Continue reading

Audio – Ultimate Battle Against Smart Meters

A smart meter is usually an electrical meter that records consumption of electric energy in intervals of an hour or less and communicates that information at least daily back to the utility for monitoring and billing purposes Continue reading

EMF 'guidelines'

This PDF is called the ‘Guidelines for limiting exposure to time-varying electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields’ and published by the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection. Download it today. Continue reading

Smart meter installer blows the whistle

A reader writes: Last year I was involved in installing smart meters throughout the outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne, specifically my job was installing the “communications cards” and aerials on already installed, live meters. After working there for maybe two months I began suffering problems with concentration, memory and general fatigue. Not to mention a … Continue reading

Video – Chronic illness from wireless technology

http://takebackyourpower.net Dr. Klinghardt is a teacher of doctors internationally, through Klinghardt Academy and the Sophia Institute, which he founded.  He is a master of bridging traditional & complementary medicine, together with a high level of awareness and compassion.  I was beyond impressed by how he flowed this entire interview in pretty much one take. “Based … Continue reading

Video – Call to review safety of smart meters

This is a clip of Robin Austin, MLA for Skeena debating on a motion in the BC Legislature to urge the Government to direct the B.C. Utilities Commission to do a full and comprehensive review of the Smart Metering Program. Continue reading

Video – Illness caused by smart meters

Within the next five years, it is expected that nearly 65 million homes in the U.S. will have wireless smart meters. But some California environmentalists, liberals, Tea Party supporters and other activists are not enthused by this. At the heart of the debate is whether smart meters can cause illness. Spencer Michels reports. Continue reading

Can I change my meter?

People with smart meters installed on their property are calling to ask if another power company has the right to remove another power company’s meter. Continue reading

Video – Smart Meter Horrors

The make of this video says: “We’ve had them in my neighborhood now for more than a year, and I gradually became quite ill from them, much like the ‘boiled frogs’ who don’t notice at first that the temperature of the water is increasing. Continue reading

Video – EMF & DNA – Dr. Martin Blank

In this, the first of several upcoming posts from the Center for Wireless Safety’s “Wireless Safety Summit,” held in Washington, D.C. last year, Dr. Martin Blank of Columbia University Medical School talks about the effects of electro-magnetic frequencies from cellphones and other wireless devices like ‘smart meters’ on DNA and human health. Continue reading

Assurance that smart meters are safe

We at Power Struggle openly wonder if anyone has written to their power company asking them to put it in writing that wireless smart meters are perfectly safe and pose zero risk to people’s health and wellbeing. Continue reading

Health & privacy facts explained

Power Struggle is pleased to share the work of The Power Film. Download documentation for this talk: http://thepowerfilm.org/confcall On a conference call (26 Apr 2012), Prof. Glen Chase explains several critically important documents about smart meters – privacy and health – in an easy-to-understand way. ♦ Did PG&E really admit in a court order that … Continue reading

Video – technical facts and political agenda of smart meters

Video – Public Forum in Enderby BC on Smart Meters and the Wireless Industry. Continue reading

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