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Researcher says substation below school could bring higher risks of cancer, other health risks

by SIMON DRUKER Posted Feb 22, 2017 8:39 am PST Children are particularly sensitive to magnetic fields: EMF researcher Health Canada guidelines for magnetic fields haven’t been updated for decades: EMF researcher VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – There are fears a plan to build two substations in downtown Vancouver could expose students and staff at a school […]

Group hopes for green light in proposed class-action lawsuit against smart meters

  Vancouver, BC, Canada / News Talk 980 CKNW | Vancouver’s News. Vancouver’s Talk Zameer Karim December 07, 2015 11:22 am BC Hydro was in court Monday defending its smart meter program. Members of the group Citizens for Safe Technology are trying to certify a class-action lawsuit against the Crown corporation, claiming the wireless microwave […]

Telus cell phone array leaves West End residents concerned about health impacts

Neighbours say antenna went up without public consultation CBC News Posted: Mar 17, 2015 9:59 PM PT Last Updated: Mar 18, 2015 6:23 AM PT Telus says it installed the site with the City of Vancouver’s permission after complaints of poor cell phone coverage in the West End. (CBC) A new Telus cell phone site has some […]

Vancouver café will be a refuge from Wireless

video :  “Escape the Internet at the Faraday Cafe” Internet-free Vancouver café will be a refuge from the tyranny of digital signals BY SAM COOPER, THE PROVINCE JULY 2, 2014 It could be argued that when we go out to dine or drink we ought to share the experience with the friends surrounding us, and perhaps […]

Rally Coverage – June 2014

Vancouver / Burnaby Rally    Victoria Rally    Nanaimo Rally  http://electroplague.com/tag/bees-and-wireless-radiation/   Powell River More Coverage at StopSmartMetersBC.com   Courtney Rally http://www.stopsmartmetersbc.com/rally/smart-meter-rally-courtenay-bc/   Nelson Rally http://thenelsondaily.com/news/smart-meter-protestors-join-cross-canada-citizens-safe-technology-rally-31776#.U6jaqF64llJ  

Smart meter standoff means $35 monthly charge for tenants

Manager of a Vancouver West End apartment building doesn’t want BC Hydro smart meters installed CBC News Posted: Oct 24, 2013 7:44 PM PT Last Updated: Oct 24, 2013 8:24 PM PT Play Media Smart meter standoff in apartment 2:11 A building manager in Vancouver’s West End who has been blocking the installation of smart meters says BC […]

Apartment Manager does not want Smart Meters installed

October 24 2013 – Smart meter standoff means $35 monthly charge for tenants Manager of a Vancouver West End apartment building doesn’t want BC Hydro smart meters installed for more details http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/smart-meter-standoff-means-35-monthly-charge-for-tenants-1.2224781

Residents fear impact of cell tower

By Jeremy Nuttall, 24 hours Vancouver Tuesday, July 9, 2013 2:47:21 PDT PM Residents elected not to phone in their complaints and showed up at Vancouver city council Tuesday to protest a cell tower being constructed in their neighbourhood. About 20 people assembled in front of city hall with placards, then moved inside for the […]

West Vancouver debates 3 cellphone towers

CBC British Columbia – June 18, 2013 www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2013/06/18/bc-west-vancouver-cellphone-towers.html An open house will be held in West Vancouver Tuesday night, to allow residents to have their say on three new cell towers proposed for their community. Telecommunications giant, Rogers Communications brought their plan to build the innovative towers forward to improve coverage in the area. Early […]

Vancouver approves motion for MORE cell towers

http://vancouver.24hrs.ca/News/local/2012/06/12/19867851.html By 24 HOURS Mayor Gregor Robertson is expected to introduce a motion looking at installing more cell phone infrastructure in Vancouver Tuesday morning. Citing a demand of additional coverage and the need for more “4G” infrastructure, the motion suggests Vancouverites are moving away from landlines. Robertson’s motion also wants staff to check out if […]