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Is PG&E overbilling opt-out customers with "estimated" utility bills?

From EMF Safety Network

February 9, 2017

If you are a smart meter opt-out customer, you might want to call PG&E to find out if they’ve correctly billed you. 500 more words

Co-Owner Of Medical Transport Company Gets 5 Years For Fraud

CHICAGO – The co-owner of a Chicago-based medical transport company who was convicted of overbilling Medicaid has been sentenced to five years in federal prison and ordered to pay more than $4 million in restitution. 238 more words


Tucson, Arizona: Huge water bill for new house with no running water -- "The meters are wrong."

Spokesperson Fernando Molina says that while meter malfunctions are possible. [t]here’s been less than 5 documented cases in the last 20 years.

“There is always that chance that the meter is over-registering but it is extremely rare…”

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Colorado: Energy bill quadrupled after Xcel installed "Smart" Meter

Protest a high bill and report it to the consumer affairs or attorney general’s office in your state or province. There is usually an appeal process where a customer does not have to pay the contested amount. 410 more words

Charter, TWC Not in a Rush to Fix Billing Mistakes, Report Finds | News & Opinion | PCMag.com

Time Warner Cable and Charter do not automatically offer refunds or credits to their overcharged customers, according to the results of a US Senate investigation published this week. 271 more words


Despite some objections, Pennsylvania's mandatory electricity smart meter rollout is ahead of schedule | Local News | meadvilletribune.com

HARRISBURG — Starting the dishwasher, plugging in a hair-dryer or flicking on a light switch will register with utilities almost instantly when their customers are monitored by state-of-the-art electric meters. 256 more words