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Smart Meters

A Vodafone employee tests a "Smart Metering" presentation at the CeBit 2010 exhibition, the world's biggest high-tech fair in Hanover, northern Germany on March 2, 2010. (credit: JENS SCHLUETER/AFP/Getty Images)

Group: Smart Meters ‘Like A Wiretap’

Worries about health effects, privacy and cost are fueling growing opposition to wireless, digital “smart meters” that utilities around the country are installing at homes and businesses and touting as key energy conservation and grid reliability tools.

05/13/2012

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Jepsen Backs Esty On Electricity Meters Case

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen says the state’s energy and environmental commissioner acted properly when he asked state utility regulators to halt a final decision on Connecticut Light & Power’s application to install advanced electricity meters.

10/04/2011