Category Archives: Smart Meters

THORNER: SMART METERS: DON’T BE FOOLED. NO REAL BENEFITS, INCALCULABLE RISKS PT 2

Illinois Review – By Nancy Thorner, ComEd is in the process of installing 4,000,000 “Smart Meters” across the state of Illinois. Traditional analog electric meters are being replaced. Featured in Part 1 was a CUBFacts informational sheet on which CUB’s misleading statements were followed … Continue reading

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ComEd Smart Meter events: Glendale Heights

West Suburban Patriots – Smart Meters – Glendale Heights We’ve been told that ComEd will be making the rounds at Glendale Heights parks, supplying ice cream at the “Park Parties” and being available to explain their smart meter plans to … Continue reading

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Say NO! Smart Meters violate our basic rights

By Nancy Thorner –  Several weeks ago the occasion arose to view the screening of Josh del Sol’s powerful and gripping award-winning documentary, “Take Back Your Power.” View here the official trailer of “Take Back Your Power,” winner of the 2013 … Continue reading

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Take Back Your Power Film Screening and Public Meeting

(Naperville Illinois) – Naperville Smart Meter Awareness, West Suburban Patriots and Americans for Prosperity Invite you to a screening of “Take Back Your Power” followed by a Q&A workshop featuring the film’s director and producer, Josh del Sol in person! What ComEd … Continue reading

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THORNER: COM ED’S SMART METERS POKE HOLES IN PRIVACY WALLS

Illinois Review – By Nancy Thorner –  Historical background: It was on January 17, 2008 that President Obama said, “Under my plan of a cap-and-trade system, electricity rates would necessarily skyrocket.” Cap-and-Trade legislation was voted down in the U.S. Senate in April of … Continue reading

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Ameren Illinois seeks $69 million rate hike

STL Today – Ameren Illinois is asking Illinois regulators to approve higher rates for next year as part of the formulaic rate-setting process set up by the state’s 2011 “smart grid” law. The Illinois subsidiary of St. Louis-based Ameren Corp. … Continue reading

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‘TAKE BACK YOUR POWER’: DOCUMENTARY PAINTS DARK PICTURE OF SMART METERS

NOTE:  Illinois activist group Naperville Smart Meter Awareness appears in this documentary film.  Congratulations to them all the great work that they do. the Blaze – Adverse health effects. Trespassing and privacy issues. Increasing costs on the consumers. A loss … Continue reading

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