Tag Archives: Stop Smart Meters Australia

Consumers face up to $194 [per year] for smart meters – Herald Sun

VICTORIAN households will be slapped with smart meter fees of up to $194 on electricity bills next year. Charges for about 1.6 million homes and small businesses are set to rise from January. But about a million customers should get … Continue reading

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Lock Your Meter Box – the ONLY way to stop a smart meter from being installed!

As power distributors are becoming more ruthless and aggressive approaching the end date for the Government’s mandate to  ‘use their best endeavours’ to install smart meters (December 2013), an ‘insider’ has informed Stop Smart Meters Australia that smart meter installers … Continue reading

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Stop Smart Meters Australia – Join us!!

Membership form and details can be found at: https://stopsmartmeters.com.au/membership/

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Not so reassuring – Wimmera Mail Times

I was pleased CitiPower and Powercor corporate affairs manager Hugo Armstrong endorsed the importance of seeking accurate information, in his letter, published in the Mail-Times on August 6. I refer Mr Armstrong to page 13 of his organisation’s publication titled, ‘Everything you should know about smart … Continue reading

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Seaford Smart Meter Community Meeting – Great Success!

A Public Meeting was held on Thursday 9th August at the Seaford Community Centre to discuss the health, safety and privacy issues relating to the smart meter roll-out. The meeting proved to be a great success with around 100 people attending. … Continue reading

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Stop Smart Meter Australia’s submission to Energy Safe Victoria

Energy Safe Victoria’s draft report Safety of Advanced Metering Infrastructure in Victoria did not adequately deal with all of the key issues of concern to the Victorian community. Subsequently, Stop Smart Meters Australia responded with the following submission. In their … Continue reading

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Stop Smart Meters Australia mentioned in the ESV report

Yesterday Energy Safe Victoria issued a press release about the completion of its draft report  into the safety of Victoria’s smart meters stating: “….ESV believes it is important that the public receives informed and independent information so they can continue to have confidence … Continue reading

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Democratic Labor Party (DLP) – First Australian Political Party to oppose smart meters

Prompted by the resignation from parliament of former deputy premier Rob Hulls, a by-election is being held on Saturday 24 March in the state seat of Niddrie. Stop Smart Meters Australia members in the Niddrie electorate have informed stopsmartmeters.com.au that … Continue reading

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Media release 22nd February 2012 – Are Victorians being misled with the smart meter “mandate”?

Are Victorians being misled with the smart meter “mandate”? Victorians are continually being informed that it is mandatory to accept the installation of smart meters; that by refusing installation one is breaking the law. Stop Smart Meters Australia members have … Continue reading

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