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Amelia Hill - EHS and MCS

Amelia Hill, former feature writer for national magazines such as House & Garden and Real Living Magazine, is allergic to the 21st century and is virtually living inside a bubble in her parents’ home.  115 more words

Smart Meters

Enwin will move quickly to replace recalled smart meters

Enwin Utilities has not experienced troubles to date with 274 smart meters tagged for removal by the Electrical Safety Association.

But the local hydro company will move quickly to replace the meters over the next several weeks, said company vice-president John Wladarski. 190 more words


Thousands of smart meters scheduled for swap out because of safety concerns

Ontario’s smart meter program took another hit Thursday when the provincial electricity safety regulator ordered the replacement of 5,400 devices because of potential safety issues. 255 more words


Safety authority orders Ontario hydro companies to remove flawed smart meter model

Ontario’s electricity-safety regulator has ordered local utilities to replace a particular model of smart meter that’s prone to overheating and could catch fire, it announced Thursday. 153 more words

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DECC Report: Smart Metering-enabled innovation in energy management in the non-domestic sector

The report looks at the new products and services that could be developed by 2020 for non-domestic customers by the smart metering roll-out.

The UK government has set up a programme to ensure domestic and small non-domestic customers in Great Britain will be provided with smart meters by the end of 2020. 106 more words


Thousands of smart meters to be replaced in Ontario

TORONTO – Close to 5,500 smart meters in Ontario will be replaced because of a risk they could catch fire.

The Eletrical Safety Authority is directing local utilities to replace the smart meters as a “preventative step” after a review of problems associated with smart meters in Saskatchewan. 215 more words


Smart Meters and Your Health

We’ve received a few calls from residents who are worried about possible radiation exposure from smart meters installed in their homes by utility companies. Read on for information about this topic: 889 more words

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