Archive for January, 2012

Radio : Una St.Clair on Smart Meters

The World Today on CKWN 980AM, John McComb speaks to Una St. Clair from Citizens for Safe Technology about Smart Meters Part One Part Two Part Three

Radio : Cindy Verschoor

Part One – Host John McComb, The World Today, CKNW 980 AM Radio Vancouver Part Two – Russ Anderson from Chartwell Inc, speaks about Opt-Out programs Part Three – Cindy Verschoor from BC Hydro Part Four – Cindy Verschoor from BC Hydro  

CST Calls Upon Medical Experts in BC to Protect Their Patients

Citizens for Safe Technology Society (CST) has launched a Human Rights action against BC Hydro requesting accommodation of individuals refusing a wireless “smart meter” for health reasons. These are persons with a variety of health concerns ranging from cancer to heart problems, from seizures to electrosensitivity, and who have medical letters from their doctors requesting BC […]

Radio : Walter McGinnis

Walter Mc Ginnis on CKNW with John McComb – January 26th, 2012

Smart Meter OPT-OUT Programs spread across North America

Jan 25, 2012 1:21 PM To defuse opposition from smart meter foes and allow utility companies to move forward with grid modernization plans, utility leaders may have to consider creating smart meter opt-out programs regardless of the validity of opponents’ concerns about health, safety and privacy, according to Chartwell’s latest industry report, Smart Meter Opt-Out […]

Nanaimo co-housing residents block smart-meter installation

Residents of Pacific Gardens Co-housing Community blocked Corix Utilities technicians from entering the building when they came to install smart meters this week.

Seniors deceived by BC Hydro

January 12, 2012 Hydro committed the ultimate in dishonesty. Hydro insisted on having a meeting with a group of senior citizens in a White Rock condo all of whom had refused smart meters. While they were meeting with the Hydro rep, Corix installed meters for the entire building. Underhanded, deceitful, dishonest. The “Coalition to Stop […]

Noisy communications tower ruins residents’ peace and quiet

Telus has plans to visit site and discuss sound-baffling options with neighbours BY CHRIS KOEHN, THE DAILY NEWS JANUARY 12, 2012 Living in peaceful College Heights puts some residents a mere stone’s throw from the wilderness surrounding Mt. Benson and Westwood Lake, but along Camosun Drive, that serenity is marred by the presence of a small […]