Category Archives: NSW

EMR Aware newsletter March-April 2016

As usual, the latest ‘EMR Aware‘ newsletter is jam-packed with information on all ElectroMagnetic Radiation issues.  In the March-April 2016 issue you will find information on: Mobile and Cordless Phones Microwave Towers Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Children and Schools Smart Grid … Continue reading

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Benefits??? of smart meters

In a return of the classic spin used to promote smart meters to Victorians six years ago, the Sydney Morning Herald is spruiking the supposed benefits of smart meters. But as Victorians who have had their fingers burned will tell … Continue reading

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NSW declares Victorian smart meter rollout a disaster

CONTROVERSIAL electricity smart meters — which resulted in a politicial disaster in Victoria when they were forced upon households in a mandatory rollout in 2009 — will be introduced in NSW under a government plan tied to deregulation of the … Continue reading

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Sydney – here they come!

Thousands of homes across the Hunter and in Sydney will form the first “Smart Cities” in Australia, as part of a $100 million trial that will see the deployment of smart-grid technology. Ausgrid beat tough interstate competition to win in … Continue reading

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Smart meters trigger Wi-Fi blackout – ZDNet Australia

About 250 consumers in the US have reported that smart meters cause interference with internet routers and other electronics. The Office of the Public Advocate, a state-authorised advocacy group for utility customers in Maine, reported last week that Central Maine … Continue reading

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