Archive for category Kelowna

Smart meter foes go cold

Nicholas Johansen - Dec 16, 2016 / 5:00 am As the temperature continues to drop into negative double digits, several people in the Okanagan and Kootenays are without electricity in their homes, after refusing smart meters. While FortisBC wouldn’t provide an exact number, the utility company says “fewer than 10″ electricity customers have had their power turned […]

Kelowna Event : Wireless Technology’s Deadly New Epidemics – November 14

SafeZone EMF Consulting announces that three of the world’s top researchers and lecturers are coming to Kelowna for a full day event called, Wireless Technology’s Deadly New Epidemics. This will be a knowledge packed, full day event from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with an organic lunch provided at the incredible Summerhill Pyramid Winery on November 14, 2015.

Kelowna Tenant and Smart Meters

By Kelly Hayes August 25, 2015  6pm Video Journalist  Global News Time is running out for a Kelowna man who is in a standoff with FortisBC. The man refuses to have a smart meter installed in his rental home. He says he wants to keep his old analog meter but FortisBC says that’s not an […]

Without power by choice

by Wayne Moore | Story: 144983 - Jul 29, 2015 / 5:00 am A handful of FortisBC customers have chosen to be without power after refusing to select the type of smart meter they wish installed at their home. Utility spokesman David Wylie said a few customers in Trail and a few more in Kelowna had their power […]

$4,500 Fortis bill for house which isn’t there

By Adam Proskiw  - Infotel News   Gary Fong was sent a $4,500 bill from Fortis for power used by a building that burned down more than six months ago. (ADAM PROSKIW /InfoTel Multimedia) July 24, 2015 – 6:30 PM KELOWNA – A world-famous photographer who lives part time in Ellison says Fortis B.C. has […]

Danger in smart meters is ‘cumulative long-term exposure’

Letter posted Feb 20, 2015 at 12:00 PM To the editor: In his letter to the Capital News of Feb. 11 [Time to Put 'Smart Meter Paranoia To Rest'] as a response to Keep Your Smart Meter Off My Townhome [letter to the editor Feb. 6], Robert Wilson clearly proved the old saying that ignorance is bliss. I measure the […]

New Cellphone Tower Proposed for West Kelowna

West Kelowna   posted February 24, 2015 by   Anita Sthankiya A new cellphone tower has been proposed on the summit on Blue Grouse Mountain in West Kelowna. Location of the proposed tower (Photo Credit: RDCO) In order to improve telecommunications in the area the tower and buildings would be constructed in a visually sensitive area. The proposal […]

The Electromagnetic Age – A Sleeping Giant By Dr Mac Paterson

2015/02/24 Dr Mac Paterson gave a presentation in Kaleden BC on Saturday Feb 21, 2015.  The presentation was attended by about 250 people. The presentation is not available yet on video but hopefully it soon will be. Dr Paterson is scheduled to give the presentation in Kelowna and Salmon Arm next month, so watch for […]

Meter Madness: Smart meter installation sparks concern

by  Kevin Parnell – Kelowna Capital News posted Feb 20, 2015 at 6:00 AM— updated Feb 23, 2015 at 9:32 AM Residents express concern while FortisBC moves forward with advanced meter program and health officials say no evidence of adverse effects.   As FortisBC continues to move forward with a plan to replace its aging analog meters with advanced meters to measure its […]

Meter Madness: Smart meter installation sparks concern

 by  Kevin Parnell – Kelowna Capital News posted Feb 20, 2015 at 6:00 AM— updated Feb 23, 2015 at 9:32 AM Residents express concern while FortisBC moves forward with advanced meter program and health officials say no evidence of adverse effects. — Image Credit: Contributed As FortisBC continues to move forward with a plan to replace its aging analog meters with advanced meters to […]