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Michigan hearing, March 2. Senator calls for shut-off moratorium and steep fines to reimburse affected customers; computer problems caused many power shut-offs

Michigan Public Service Commission hearing
Friday, March 2, 2018, 9 AM
Lansing, Michigan

It is critical that people call the MPSC to lodge complaints. If people don’t call, the extent of the investigation will be understated. 2,741 more words

Electrical engineer explains to Michigan legislature why Smart Meters are causing high bills (VIDEO)

Some main points:

  • These Smart Meters and digital meters have a switched mode power supply inside that creates harmonics, also known as transients.
  • The transients travel on the wiring throughout the home.
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Michigan: Utility company runs out of excuses for high bills – the real problem is customer "perception" (VIDEO)

Interview with the smiling Consumers Energy representative Kathryn Burkholder.

From WNEM, Michigan

Consumers addresses customer concerns with smart meters
February 2, 2018


Auto body industry says it's not to blame for ICBC's 'financial dumpster fire'

Days after B.C. Attorney General David Eby referred to the Insurance Corporation of B.C. (ICBC) as a “financial dumpster fire,” an association representing the auto body industry says they are not part of the problem. 447 more words


Maine: Sky-high utility bills but utility company denies any Smart Meter problems

From WGME CBS 13, On Your Side

CMP customers sticker-shocked by latest bill

Jan. 25, 2018
By Marissa Bodnar

Some Central Maine Power customers are outraged over their latest bills and struggling to understand… 771 more words

Cablevision Class Action Settlement

Cablevision previously resolved a class action dealing with its video services.

The Settlement Class includes all persons in New Jersey, Connecticut and New York who subscribed to Cablevision’s video services and paid a monthly fee to Cablevision to lease a Set-Top Box.  54 more words

Interview: ‘We need a medical regulator that is more like a tribunal and not the consumer court’

Shailaja Chandra, former secretary in the health ministry, says existing laws have failed to regulate India’s healthcare sector.

Two recent events have put the private health sector in India under intense scrutiny in recent weeks. 2,332 more words

Defining Health & Population