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TEDx Talk: “Wireless Wake-Up Call”

A TEDxBerkeley Presentation about the Health Impacts of Wireless Technology and Proposed Solutions

On February 6th, Jeromy Johnson, an expert in mitigating the negative impacts of Electromagnetic Field (EMF) exposure, was featured as a speaker at the TEDxBerkeley event for 2016.  768 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

Consumers Resist Being “Systematically Controlled” by ‘Smart’ Meters

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions

Subtitle/ Key Point:  Comfort and Privacy Not for Sale

A 2015 study out of Sweden attempted to measure the degree to which consumers would accept financial compensation in return for the “disutility people experience from being… 1,263 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

Legislator Introduces Smart Meter Privacy Bill Aimed At Protecting Consumers

GREENSBURG (KDKA) — Smart technology has revolutionized so many parts of our everyday lives.

But some are asking if smart meters, which are mandated to replace all electric meters in Pennsylvania over the next 15 years, go too far. 329 more words

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Families Punished by 'Smart' Meters and TOU Rates, Recent Study Confirms

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions

In describing the effects of time varying electricity rates or Time-of-Use (TOU) rates on consumers, I have previously referenced the logical and common sense assertions of the Berkshire-Litchfield Environmental Council (BLEC) [1]: 1,236 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

Tips on How to Save Energy and Money without a ‘Smart’ Meter

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions

I came across a brochure from energy.gov providing a list of “easy low-cost and no-cost ways to save energy.”

I like the mention of “no-cost” ways to save energy since smart meters cost billions and billions of dollars to deploy and expose consumers and society to significant risks. 533 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions