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“Smart Attack”: Hilarious short film tells it like it is

The team at Infomatic Films have just released this relevant and hilarious 4-minute "truth bomb"... watch it now!
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Former NSA Insider to MI House Energy Committee: Smart Meters Put Entire Power Grid, Everyone At Risk

Last week, EMP Task Force Deputy Director Cynthia Ayers lambasted "smart" meters as having an wide array of critical problems regarding security, fires and explosions. Her hard-hitting testimony opened a Michigan Energy Policy Committee meeting to review a House bill proposing a free
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‘Smart’ meter fire situation continues to escalate (KSHB-TV, Kansas City)

From KSBH-TV: "WATCH: It's a potential hazard for almost every home in Kansas City. It can burst into flames and even explode. A 41 Action News investigation into the hidden dangers of smart meters."
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Money Talks: From ‘smart’ meters to power politics (video)

By now, everyone who has been paying attention has realized that within our broken socio-political system, virtually every decision from top to bottom is based on money, corruption and greed. The 3-part presentation below, filmed in British Columbia in April 2016, will help us all see
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FortisBC retweets video on smart meter fire epidemic

Dear FortisBC: Here are some things that we know. You’re a big utility company. You’ve been one of the most aggressive companies on the CONTINENT in pushing so-called “smart meters” onto customers who don’t want their safety, privacy, freedom, and general well-being subjected to a pro
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Smart Meter Fires: Burning meters, burning questions, shocking answers (video)

This new video from Brian Thiesen is quite literally explosive information which every homeowner needs to know. So-called “smart” meters have caused thousands of fires and explosions — such as this fire on Wednesday in Ontario. But corrupt politics and money have swept the
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1000’s of smart meter fires: New whistleblower & court evidence (video)

by Brian Thiesen. In studying, doing presentations and making videos on 'smart' meters for nearly 5 years now, personally I had my doubts I would learn anything new when I first connected with a utility worker whistleblower through Take Back Your Power. I was completely wrong and they
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Smart meter explodes next to gas line, crisis averted

COLLINGWOOD, Ont. – Veronica Onyskiw woke up to the sound of her dog growling and a loud noise like a revving engine coming from outside her Collingwod, Ont., home early in the morning last Sunday. She found the source when she went outside — her hydro smart meter had become a &
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‘Smart’ meters: A surveillance and control con job revealed

'SMART' METER WAKE-UP CALL: Why are more than a million people and hundreds of local governments standing against the 'smart' meter agenda? This article summarizes the issues: billing increases, fiscal negligence, in-home spying, property rights violations, health effects, hacking vul
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Hundreds of smart meters simultaneously explode

On Monday, hundreds of "smart" meters simultaneously exploded in Stockton, California, when a truck ran into a utility pole. Watch the video:
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Smart meter fire kills 74-year old man in Dallas, Texas

Yet another "smart" meter fire has caused a fatality, claiming the life of a 74-year-old man in Dallas, Texas.
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2014: The year the ‘smart’ meter agenda (and its inevitable failure) became obvious

Having reached the end of 2014, there is no doubt it has been a devastating year for utility smart meters and smart grid advocates. Whether all utility executives yet realize it or not, smart meters have failed. They have failed miserably to the deliver the promised benefits. We ar
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SaskPower CEO resigns following investigation into smart meter “catastrophe”

by K.T. Weaver, for Take Back Your Power As reported in late July, following a series of fires throughout Saskatchewan, Canada, “SaskPower ordered to remove all 105,000 smart meters in the province.” On October 27th, the Government of Saskatchewan released the results of a scathing re
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Downtown Calgary fire: Is accelerated corrosion, electron-stripping from wireless tech to blame?

With a letter to the Alberta government from Andrew Michrowski PhD, this article considers the evidence linking an increase in electrical fires/failures to accelerated corrosion from electron-stripping -- due to microwave technology and networks.
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Couple escapes house fire, dogs killed: smart meter blamed

A couple barely escaped a house fire with their lives in Detroit, Michigan, early Sunday morning, October 5th, 2014. Sadly, their two dogs were killed in the blaze. The homeowner blames the recently installed "smart" meter for the fire. “It was DTE… why my dogs are dead, why my fam
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Fatal fire in Nevada, smart meter suspected: “Be very aware, very vigilant” says Fire Chief

by K.T. Weaver, for Take Back Your Power Criminal liability actions against utilities deploying meters now appear to be inevitable SEE ALSO: • Saskatchewan, Canada: SaskPower to replace 105,000 faulty “smart” meters (July 2014) • Portland, OR: PGE to replace 70,000 faulty
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Are tens of thousands of defective “smart” meters being stealthily replaced in Arizona?

By Warren Woodward. Is Arizona Public Services Company (APS) replacing tens of thousands of "smart" meters? A anonymous APS whistle-blower says Yes. Read more in my letter to the Arizona Corporation Commission below.
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Smart meter fire risk, liability is undeniable and unprecedented

The recent events in Saskatchewan, Canada (and now elsewhere) have refocused attention on one of the many risks associated with “smart” utility meters, i.e., the increased risk of fires.
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Smart meter fires: Penetrating questions and cold facts on hot meters

While SaskPower, Portland Gas Electric (and soon, other utilities) play the blame-game and going after manufacturers for losses, one thing is clear: These meters never should have been installed in the first place. Whether the culprit in any given fire is a failed meter or a failed in
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SaskPower ratepayers to be spared cost of failing smart meters: premier

REGINA – It looks like SaskPower ratepayers will not be on the hook for the cost of replacing 105,000 defective smart meters. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says the government will go after the manufacturer, Sensus, for a portion of the $14-million cost. The province is pulling the p
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SaskPower ordered to remove all 105,000 smart meters in the province

REGINA – SaskPower has announced that they are removing all the smart meters that were installed in the province. The minister responsible for SaskPower Bill Boyd said the utility company will be taking out all 105,000 smart meters around Saskatchewan.
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Getting to the root of smart meter fires

First posted on Oakpark.com What’s the continuing story affecting ComEd’s General Electric (GE) smart meters on Oak Park and River Forest homes, condos, apartments and businesses? [Two RF home fires connected to smart meters, Sept. 5, 2012 and Smart meters may be a dumb id
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Video: Answers To Your Questions on Replacing Your Electric Meter

By Jerry Day, www.freedomtaker.com In this video FreedomTaker.com answers questions commonly asked by people who’s power company refuses to provide a safe and lawful analog (100% non-digital) electric meter. Any meter with digital components of any kind must steal electricity to
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Smart meters’ lack of UL or CSA approval; lack of safety testing

Research has been ongoing to try to get to the bottom of what appears to be a complete lack of both UL (or equivalent) certification, and lack of safety testing in all regions throughout North America, and possibly worldwide. In an email, a UL engineer said: “Today utilities hav
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Smart Meters and Weather Extremes – Set to Fail?

Dr. Isaac Jamieson, an electrical engineer in the UK, is revealing new evidence that not only are smart meters susceptible to solar storms, but also can and very likely will fail in cases of very cold weather. View research paper: http://stopsmartmeters.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/
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Video: Vancouver family experiences blown appliances after two smart meter fires… from *two* different smart meters

More than a dozen appliances blown.  Not covered by BC Hydro, nor insurance. Again, no smart meter that we know of is either tested or approved by CSA, UL or equivalent. Watch video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0WiCDtk8Dw  
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IEEE industry article acknowledges systemic fire problem

This article from the editor of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ website admits the extent of the fire problem with smart meters. “This is just the beginning of a difficult story. Companies installing smart meters already have run into a lot of consumer p
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Resident blames BC Hydro for fried computer

A Chilliwack man whose computer was fried by a power surge while having a BC Hydro smart meter installed says hydro customers should be warned to unplug any electronics or turn their breakers off on the day of their meter changeover. Sven Tornlov said he thinks the smart meters are a
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Fridge blows after smart meter installed

An 81-year-old Richmond man is out $787.16 after his refrigerator blew following the installation of a BC Hydro smart meter at his Shellmont home. On Aug. 5, a contractor from Corix Utilities arrived at Jack Rochfort’s home to install a new meter as part of BC Hydro’s province-wide sm
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South Delta Leader: Smart move?

Gary Fielding is $845 poorer and is pointing his finger at the province’s power supplier for the unexpected financial blow. The Tsawwassen resident claims the installation of his new BC Hydro Smart Meter blew a fuse and damaged his oven, which required costly repairs. “It fried the br
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