Seattle City Light Archive

Dear Madison Market staff, I’ve been a member-owner at MM for a few decades and would like to bring something to the attention of the general membership. Seattle City Light plans to roll out “smart” meters in Seattle and will be holding public hearings very soon (details below). What is a smart meter? According to Wikipedia, a smart meter is usually an electrical meter that records consumption of electric energy in intervals of an hour or less and communicates that information at least daily back to the utility (usually wirelessly) for monitoring and billing purposes. I’ve started a petition on [&hellip

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Discover the Controversy Behind Smart Meters and the Unknown Hidden Health Dangers that the Utility Industry is Covering Up – an article in the Seattle PI by EMFNews.org http://www.seattlepi.com/business/press-releases/article/Discover-the-Controversy-Behind-Smart-Meters-and-4299716.php Timeline for Seattle City Light rollout. Go to  seattle city light website and type smart meters http://www.seattle.gov/light/in their search window you can pull out the presentation which lays out the time line for 480,000 meter roll-out  – 2014-2016. Sounds like they are planning it full force for next year. Still no mention of opt-out policy

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