Archive | June, 2012

PG&E Wants to Limit Info re: “Alleged Spying on Anti-Smart Meter Activists” Case

On May 21, 2012, Pacific Gas and Electric, a large CA utility, filed the above motion with the CPUC to limit the personal information regarding its employees (former and current) to be made available to the public in the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) investigation of alleged spying on several leading anti-smart meter activist groups […]

June 29, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:CA Smart Meter News

Smart Meters – Smarter Practices (Jamieson, for Radiation Research Trust)

http://www.radiationresearch.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=173  A must-read, professional article that provides the international, big picture related to smart meters, with known problems such as human rights, health concerns, security, privacy, and safety issues, and solutions. [Note: CEP does not approve of any smart meters due to infringement upon privacy and lack of any possible assurance of safety, even if […]

June 22, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:CA Smart Meter News, Health Alerts: Smart Meters, Public Health Alert, Smart Grid Law, USA Smart Meter News

Where Smart Meters Are Optional / Free or Fee

Image above: Mashup by Juan Wilson of Lucky Strike ad featuring a recommendation by 20,679 physicians attesting that Luckies are less irritating because they are “toasted” providing protection against irritation and cough.. from (http://news.wustl.edu/news/Pages/20334.aspx).       (If you know of any corrections or additions to make to this list, email info@electrosmogprevention.org) SMART METERS ARE […]

June 16, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:CA Smart Meter News, Smart Meter Opt-Out News, Smart Meter Resources & Links, Take Action Against Smart Meters, USA Smart Meter News

SCE (Edison) Opt-out News

IMPORTANT FOR PEOPLE WHO STILL HAVE THEIR ORIGINAL ANALOG METERS: BE SURE TO OPT-OUT BY THE DEADLINE IN ANY SCE LETTERS YOU MAY HAVE RECEIVED, OR YOU WILL RECEIVE A SMART METER FROM SCE. ALL OTHERS (THOSE WITH SMART METERS) MAY OPT-OUT ANYTIME. OPTING OUT IS LIMITED TO ONCE PER YEAR, UNLESS YOU CHANGE RESIDENCES. […]

June 16, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:CA Smart Meter News, Smart Meter Opt-Out News

Smart Grid Key Legislation (from IEEE)

[Note by CEP: in the federal legislation that began to formulate the “smart grid”, there was no wireless mentioned, nor is there any mention of mandatory smart meters. Conspicuously absent is safety, though security is mentioned. This legislation was written and technologies hastily assembled to allow utilities to receive federal grant money, starting within 2 […]

June 15, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:Smart Grid Law

Smart Grid Safety – Public Utility Code – CA

Smart Grid – Public Utility Code – CA Note bolded sections that refer to the smart grid system required to be safe and shall be implemented in a manner that does not compromise customer or worker safety. The smart grid is not safe, nor is it secure. Therefore, CA state law is being broken. http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/cgi-bin/displaycode?section=puc&group=08001-09000&file=8360-8369 […]

June 15, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:Smart Grid Law

AAEM Calls for Smart Meter Moratorium (Jan. 2012)

American Academy of Environmental Medicine calls for a moratorium on Smart Meter installations (Jan. 19, 2012) (sent to CPUC Commissioner Peevey) January 19, 2012 Proposed Decision of Commissioner Peevey (Mailed 1/22/2012) BEFORE THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA On the proposed decision 11-03-014 Dear Commissioners: The Board of the American Academy of […]

June 15, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:Health Alerts: Smart Meters, Public Health Alert

AAEM: Advise Immediate Caution Smart Meters (April, 2012)

AAEM: Advise Immediate Caution re: Smart Meter Installation / Causality Studies Cited (April 12, 2012) The American Academy of Environmental Medicine released its position paper on electromagnetic field (EMF) and radiofrequency (RF) health effects calling for immediate caution regarding smart meter installation. Citing several peer‐reviewed scientific studies, the AAEM concludes that “significant harmful biological effects […]

June 15, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:Health Alerts: Smart Meters, Public Health Alert

Austrian Medical Association Calls for Smart Meter Halt (Jan. 2012)

In a January 18, 2012 letter to the Austrian Federal Ministry for Economics, Family and Youth, the Austrian Chamber of Physicians (Austrian Medical Association –OAK) (www.aerztekammer.at ) calls for a reconsideration or suspension of “the planned timetable of the mandatory introduction of ‘smart meters’” in Austria, “pending clarification and solution of open questions.”  OAK’s letter […]

June 15, 2012 ·Continue Reading · Posted in:Health Alerts: Smart Meters, Public Health Alert

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