Author Archives: Stop Smart Meters Australia

AusNet Services renews push to get smart meter network operational

In July 2015 the Essential Services Commission accepted an administrative undertaking from AusNet Services regarding their ‘non-compliance’ with their smart meter obligations under the Victorian Government’s Advanced Metering Infrastructure regulatory framework. In an October 2014 audit, the Commission found that … Continue reading

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Have your say about the future of distributed electricity – Standards Australia Sydney Forum

Standards Australia, Australia’s peak standards body, is developing a work plan to support the Future of Distributed Electricity. To facilitate stakeholder feedback on this work Standards Australia released a discussion paper on 12 July.  See Stop Smart Meters Australia’s response here. … Continue reading

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State-approved deception program – What is the QLD Government hiding?

Queensland Department of Energy and Water Supply has euphemistically renamed ‘Smart Meters’ as ‘Digital Meters’ in its webpage on digital meters.  It is only the smaller print which reveals that these ‘digital’ meters also “feature remote communications for reading, and other … Continue reading

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Victoria’s Department of Health continues to play pass-the-parcel with our health

Stop Smart Meters Australia has been advised by the Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) that “radiofrequency matters are considered to be outside the scope of the Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008, as the Commonwealth has specific legislation … Continue reading

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The politics of wireless research in relation to health risks

There are a lot of powerful statements and comments that get straight to the heart of the issue of research and politics. Comments from Dr George Carlo in particular stand out, and we thought is worthwhile sharing them with you … Continue reading

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EMF Pollution, Wireless Devices and Alzheimer’s

This is an invitation to a free online Alzheimer’s & Dementia Summit. In addition to an exclusive interview with Dr. Olle Johansson entitled “Wireless Technology – A threat to brain function”, Electromagnetic Frequency (EMF) pollution and wireless devices will be discussed within … Continue reading

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Wi-Fried backlash

Outraged citizens are protesting the ABC’s decision to retract the Catalyst ‘Wi-Fried?’ episode and scapegoating of the ‘Wi-Fried?’ presenter, Maryanne Demasi.  You can make your voice heard through several avenues: ABC Catalyst website Online Petitions Letters/emails to … Continue reading

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