IN THE NEWS:
GRAND RAPIDS SUBSCRIBERS:
2 NEW SMART METER TALKS IN YOUR AREA!
January 24th, 2 pm: Grand Rapids Public Library, Yankee Clipper Br.
February 7th, 2 pm: Kent District Library, Rockford Br. <More>
JANUARY 29TH – DTE RATE CASE HEARING:
Today many of us participated, at the new headquarters of the Public Service Commission, in the pre-hearing on DTE’s request for a $340 million dollar general rate increase for residential customers plus a decision whether customers should continue to pay for the smart meter program and a report of participation in the smart meter opt-out program that may lead to a future increase in opt-out fees. <More>
JANUARY 30TH – WE ANXIOUSLY AWAIT DECISION OF 3 JUDGE PANEL ON DTE’S SO CALLED AMI ‘OPT-OUT’ PLAN:
As of today there is still no word what the Michigan Court of Appeals will decide about DTE’s so called smart electric meter ‘opt-out’ plan that so many find unacceptable. The case was said to be ‘submitted’ following the hearing on January 14th. This website will inform the public of the outcome, and the reasoning behind the decision, and what comes next as soon as we get word of a decision. <More>
TOM MCMILLIN’S FAREWELL SPEECH TO THE
MICHIGAN HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Linked Here In Tribute to a Fine Legislator Who Worked,
Not for Special Interests, But For Us ALL
Archived News Items ——————————————————————————————-
JUNE 23rd- SMART METERS- TO GUARD OR NOT TO GUARD?
We have been saying for more than a year now that utility customers in southeastern Michigan who still have their utility issued analog electric meters should guard those meters. Today it is easier than ever before to do that!
For anyone who understands the harm that is caused by either a smart meter or by the so called ‘opt-out’ meter, protecting your existing analog meter should be a top priority.. <More>
MAY 7TH – CAN WE SAY ‘NO’ TO SMART METERS. What saying ‘NO’ to smart meters really means today is letting the utility know, by certified letter, by signage on your meter and by speaking to the installer when the opportunity presents – that you do not consent to any type of smart meter – whether the radio transmitter is on or off. Saying ‘NO’ in any effective way also involves protecting your existing analog meter by placing some form of lock or guard on the meter enclosure. <More>
VISIT OUR EXCELLENT COMPETITOR’S WEBSITE AND SIGNUP FOR THEIR NEWSLETTER TOO!
DO YOU WANT TO WRITE TO DTE OR YOUR REPRESENTATIVE ABOUT ‘SMART METERS’? HERE ARE FORM LETTERS MANY ASKED US TO PROVIDE. Click Here
VIDEOS OF THE OPT-OUT MEETINGS
June 2nd meeting in Plymouth June 18th meeting in Rochester
For those who missed these meetings, videos of them can be streamed from Smart Meter Education Network.
JUNE 30TH – COMCAST TURNS CUSTOMERS’ HOME ROUTERS INTO PUBLIC HOT SPOTS!
Comcast is in the process of converting 8 million wireless home routers to provide both a private home network and a public hot spot in each subscriber’s home, per CNN <More>
ENTIRE ELECTRIC GRID IN DANGER! May 7th, 2013:————————————————————————————————-
MUSKEGON TALK RADIO & MEETING VIDEOS - April 19th, 2013:
MCMILLIN SMART METER BILL:
Oakland Press – Description of Bill
Text and Status of Bill in Legislature
MAINE SMART METER SUPREME COURT HEARING – March 29th – Video of this landmark case now available for first time! Click here for story and video!
“PROTECT YOURSELF FROM DIGITAL METERS” by Jerry Day.
An excellent 7 minute video that puts this worldwide phenomenon in perspective! Click here.
WE NEED PEOPLE WILLING TO TELL THEIR STORY! Have you experienced either a health problem, interference with devices in your home, or a skyrocketing electric bill following a ‘smart’ meter installation? We are doing a video about people’s experiences . We are also seeking folks willing to testify in court in one of our two upcoming legal cases. If you might be able to help us email to: email@example.com or call (248) 604-7545.
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