Archive for November, 2014

Bennett’s office admits legacy fees are punishment

Bennett’s office admits legacy fees are because we won’t accept smeter — they are punishment!! THIS IS OUTRAGEOUS!! An admission by Bill Bennett’s office that the legacy fees are punishment and not due to additional services being given those with legacy meters and no one else.  Please see letter below. This is so very significant and I think […]

Salmon Arm citizens ask council to kill Wi-Fi deal

Park plan: Children enjoy swinging in the playground at Blackburn Park, one of the parks which will be provided with free Wi-Fi by Shaw Cablesystems Limited.  — Image Credit: Observer File Photo  posted Nov 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM Mayor Nancy Cooper and three Salmon Arm councillors are not on the same wavelength as several citizens who voiced their […]

BC Hydro cuts off power to home of defiant senior

by  Erin Haluschak – Comox Valley Record posted Nov 3, 2014 at 8:00 PM Rotraut Knopp lights candles in her Ships Point home Friday, after power was cut off following her refusal to pay a monthly legacy fee to BC Hydro to retain her analog meter. Rotraut Knopp has extra oil for her lamps on hand, an assortment of […]

UL begins work on utility meter standard for Canada

UL technical experts are helping Canadian stakeholders develop an electric utility meter standard for Canada. RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Nov. 25, 2014 – UL (Underwriters Laboratories) is pleased to announce that Canadian stakeholders, with the assistance of UL technical experts, are set to begin work on the development of an electric utility meter standard for […]

Health Crisis Looms in British Columbia Because Province Remains Ignorant of Non-Thermal Radiation!

Health Crisis Looms in British Columbia Because Province Remains Ignorant of Non-Thermal Radiation! November 18, 2014 Subject: Enemies of the People: Health Canada’s Radiation Protection Bureau and B.C.’s Provincial Health Officer   Enemies of the People: 1.     Health Canada’s Radiation Protection Bureau 2.     BC’s Provincial Health Officer   Non-thermal radiation, that which is […]

Smart Meter Blamed for Causing Fire and Killing Dogs

Couple escapes fire, blames smart meter (UPDATE) – Fox 2 News  A couple escapes a house fire in Detroit. Sadly, their dogs died in the blaze. Investigators are still working to determine the cause, but the people who live there insist a smart meter is to blame. By Randy Wimbley, Fox 2 News. DETROIT, Mich. […]