Author Archives: Stop Smart Meters Australia

The effects of radio frequency radiation upon the brain: Dr Leif Salford, neurosurgeon

Dr. Leif Salford is a neurosurgeon at Lund University Hospital (Sweden), and Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery. Since 1988 he has led a team of researchers that have exposed thousands of laboratory rats to microwave radiation from various sources. … Continue reading

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Radio frequency classification petition

Liz B. in the USA has created an Avaaz petition demanding that IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer) and WHO (World Health Organisation) change the classification of radio frequencies from 2B (possible carcinogen) to Class 1 (carcinogenic to humans). This RF … Continue reading

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Smart meter rebels enjoy a reprieve from fines – Herald Sun

THOUSANDS of Victorians who have refused electricity smart meters could escape penalties this year. One company has given rebels a reprieve, and others are considering their position. About 25,000 customers statewide have defied warnings of possible disconnection and higher charges … Continue reading

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Open Letter to WHO, ICNIRP and ARPANSA

Steve Weller, Vice President of SSMA Inc., has for the last 3 years been researching the science that looks at microwave radiation exposure from modern wireless devices such as cell phones, WiFi and smart meters. The main aim was to … Continue reading

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US Federal Lawsuit Against Smart Meters

Bill Metallo in Florida, USA has filed a federal lawsuit against his energy company for installing a smart meter which has given him major health problems.  According to the report, smart meters are designed to make procedures easier for the power company. … Continue reading

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Senate inquiry into the performance and management of electricity network companies

The Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications is seeking submissions from people about the behaviour of the various electricity distribution companies around Australia and of their apparent ‘gold-plating’ of their networks. The Committee is interested to learn whether they … Continue reading

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Bill shock: Smart meter charges set to cost most Victorians more in 2015 – Herald Sun

VICTORIANS will be slugged smart meter fees of up to $226 on their electricity bills next year. The Australian Energy Regulator has approved charges for 2015 of $109.40 to $226.30, plus GST, for the most common type of smart meter, … Continue reading

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