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Onzo's business model is spying for profit.

Global Data Firm: “We Help Utilities Surveil and Profile Their Customers, and Monetize Home Surveillance Data”

In one fell swoop, every utility’s claim of “smart meters do not spy on you” is now dissolved. Their myth is now shattered. In a cutesy marketing video, shown below, global data analytics company Onzo admits to helping utilities surveil and profile their customers —
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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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Utilities ‘very excited’ about mining smart meter data and invading your privacy (video)

At a recent IBM-related conference, Dr. Stephen Pratt, Chief Technical Officer for CenterPoint Energy, stated the following during an interview: “We have an entire organization that’s gotten behind data as an asset… We get a lot of data.  We do 221,000,000 meter reads a day… We can do
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Indiana regulators reject Duke Energy’s $1.9B plan to install ‘smart’ meters

The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission has wisely rejected Duke's request to install radiation-emitting surveillance and metering devices.
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U.S. Gov’t ignored TACD report: “Forbid utilities from installing smart meters without consumers’ informed consent”

A resolution regarding smart meters was issued by the Transatlantic Consumer Dialogue (TACD) outlined grave concerns about 'smart' meters, and stated: "Forbid utilities from installing smart meters without consumers’ informed consent."
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Utility commissions’ decisions appealed in Maine, Arizona

On Friday, January 9th, an appeal in Maine was filed against PUC decision to continue to allow unfettered corporate deployment of so-named “smart” meters, without disclosure or consent: Appeal Press Release 1-13-15 (pdf) Notice of Appeal 1-9-15 Reduced (pdf) Earlier last w
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Josh del Sol and his film Take Back Your Power were named winner of The Indie Fest's Annual Humanitarian Award in April 2014.

Interview: Josh del Sol on “Boil The Frog Slowly” Radio (audio)

by Boil The Frog Slowly Radio | see original article YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjHHAdomarU What You Will Hear: 2:42 – Intro & Background 6:30 – Awareness and Solution 8:13 – International Feedback 10:48 – Community/Theatrical Screenings 14:22 – Call to Action 2
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Dutch case study: “smart” meter privacy invasions are unjustifiable in a democratic society

This article presents a compelling argument on how granular data collection by so-called "smart" meters invades the privacy of consumers and, furthermore, how such privacy invasions are not justified in a democratic society. The following is based on information documented as a part
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Ralph Nader on 'smart' meters

Ralph Nader: “Smart meters a step toward technological despotism”

With a career as a consumer advocate, Ralph Nader’s views on selected issues can many times bridge the gaps between the major political parties. Such is the case on so-called "smart" meters. "[Utilities are] basically stripping individual citizens of what remains as consumers of con
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Smart meter illegally invade your in-home privacy.

Comprehensive report: How smart meters invade privacy

This new 75-page report is perhaps the most comprehensive document of its kind on the topic of smart meter privacy invasions.
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Spiegel.de: US citizens opposed to electricity meter

New smart meters collect detailed data about the households in which they are installed. Americans fight these "smart meters" are angry. They fear monitoring and radiation - and have had political success.
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‘Smart’ Meter Spying Finally Admitted

by Warren Woodward. Industry mouthpiece SmartGridNews finally admitted that "smart" meters are surveillance devices. Of course they didn't quite put it that bluntly. In fact, they celebrate the ability of utilities to know what appliances people use as another tool to help craft th
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WCCA13 TV Show “About Smart Meters” – Episodes 1-10

Watch the 10+ Episodes of "About Smart Meters" on WCCA13 TV (Massachusetts).
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Interview: Smart Meters & Smart Grid… What’s the Real Story?

Could "smart" meters be part of the largest corporate con job on the planet? This May 2014 interview with Josh del Sol, director of the documentary Take Back Your Power, discusses the installation of "smart" meters worldwide, the growing resistance to the agenda, and how to prevent o
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Interview: Josh del Sol on The Bulletproof Executive – Podcast #115

by The Bulletproof Executive | see original post Electromagnetic fields (or EMFs) are fundamental to the physical world. They occur naturally in the body, but are also man-made and have the potential to affect your performance negatively. Josh del Sol’s award-winning documentary, Take
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Smart meters fill homes with pulsed microwave radiation 24/7 without consent, and infringe on the privacy, security, safety and health of residents.

Nine Reasons Why Today’s “Smart” Meter Systems Are A Mistake

by Richard H. Conrad, PhD Biochemist. Smart electric meters and smart grid systems track and record details of customers’ energy usage, and transmit the information to utilities wirelessly at microwave frequencies. Authorities are attempting to make smart meters mandatory. They ar
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Is Your Home’s Energy Meter Spying On You?

“Imagine if AT&T set out to install FCC-regulated cell network repeaters on everyone's rooftops -- all homes in the US -- without permission or compensation. That they just went out and did it, in the interest of improving their network coverage, and improving their for-profit bottom
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Industry’s Own Words: 6 Admissions Of In-Home Surveillance Using Smart Meters

A look at what utility companies, PUCs, and the former CIA director have to say about the ‘smart’ meters, data-mining, and surveillance — sans propaganda. It’s always a drag to find out when a friend is saying one thing to your face, and another to your back. As uncovered in our fil
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Worcester ZBA calls for experts, puts smart grid on hold

This update from MA encourages us to keep pressing all elected officials with truth. Make sure they see TBYP, if they haven’t yet. There are many city councilors who are standing against ‘smart’ meters. However, MA officials need to know how deeply flawed the Texas P
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Inquisitr Review: ‘Film Warns Viewers About Smart Grid Dangers’

Inquisitr Review: ‘Film Warns Viewers About Smart Grid Dangers’

by Inquisitr.com – view original article The Take Back Your Power documentary is billed as a journey of both “revelation and discovery” which questions both the risks and the benefits of smart grid technology and smart meters and is now available on live streaming. The documenta
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Judge Rules The Government’s ‘Arbitrary’ Spying On Americans Probably Violates The Constitution

Original post: BusinessInsider.com A federal judge has ruled that the National Security Agency program that collects information, or “metadata,” on telephone calls in the United States is likely unconstitutional under the Fourth Amendment. In a ruling, U.S. District Court
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European Commission Wants $700 Billion For Smart Grid Upgrades

Power Takeover: Are smart meters part of the largest corporate scam in history?

Connect the dots & follow the money trail, with TBYP director Josh del Sol's comprehensive article exposing the massive corruption and rights violations plaguing the "smart" grid.
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War vet and Ontario “smart” meter opponent still has power

By Simon Kent, Toronto Sun News TORONTO — The lights are on and there’s somebody home. For now. Ontario’s most famous opponent of Hydro One’s enforced smart meter installation program still has power. Russell Irwin’s family confirmed Wednesday that just h
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Take Back Your Power - Pre-order now

Press: Feature Documentary Electrifies Smart Meter Controversy

Los Angeles, CA – (Business Wire) – Take Back Your Power, the first crowd-funded documentary investigation into the heated controversy over “smart” meters and the energy utility industry, today announced the public pre-sale for its exclusive digital premier September 5 on www.takeback
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Take Back Your Power launches worldwide Sept 5!

Breaking news!  Take Back Your Power is now available for pre-order, our final launch trailer is now live, and after an epic 22-month journey, TBYP will premiere online worldwide on September 5, 2013. Our efforts – and your support – have paid off, as the film has evolved
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TBYP in USA Today: “Documentary looks at possible problems with smart grids”

TBYP in USA Today: “Documentary looks at possible problems with smart grids”

By Byron Acohido, USA TODAY, 12 August 2013 URL: http://www.usatoday.com/story/cybertruth/2013/08/12/crowd-sourced-documentary-exposes-smart-grid-shortfalls/2637497/ SEATTLE – Josh del Sol got curious in the summer of 2011 after a friend linked a serious illness to the recent installa
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British MPs told of ‘smart’ meter risks; UK rollout delayed by over a year

On April 23, representatives from Stop Smart Meters UK spoke to British MP’s about the clear and present risks which ‘smart’ meters would impose upon British families. Dr Liz Evans spoke of health effects, saying there are hundreds of studies showing “evidence
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How to organize your community to halt “smart” meter installs (Case study from Fairfield, Iowa)

Like many communities, in early 2012 the city of Fairfield, Iowa began installing wireless “smart” water meters, without informing the public.  And in summer 2012, because of public pressure and the presentation of facts, the city halted installations, began uninstalling m
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“Private Notice” documents are foiling BC Hydro’s “smart meter” install program (templates linked)

The below was received from a volunteer group in BC, who has produced document templates having 100% success in preventing “smart meter” installs.  It now appears that groups and individuals worldwide would benefit greatly in understanding these methods, even for regions w
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Mercola.com: The “smart meter” rebellion uniting vast number of people

Smart Grid Funding Misspent on Obsolete Technologies, Says New Report By Dr. Joseph Mercola On November 26, the National Institute for Science, Law and Public Policy (NISLAPP) published a new report entitled “Getting Smarter About the Smart Grid1,” authored by Dr. Timothy
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