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Are Oncor, Centerpoint and Texas TDU’s Seeking to Gouge Consumers to Opt-Out of Smart Meters?

WANT TO GO BACK TO AN ANALOG METER FROM A SMART METER? That will cost you up to $769.20 if you are an ONCOR customer.  YEP! That is, if Oncor convinces the PUC to accept their estimation of supposedly what it … Continue reading

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Oncor Calls on Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce to Rally it’s Members Against SB 241

Has Oncor found a new way to lobby Texas state senators? It seems bit odd to me that the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce has suddenly grown an interest in the smart meter issue. The interest seems to have been … Continue reading

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PUC Hearing Considers Watered Down Opt-Out Measure-Commenters Needed

Well, we are finally getting an actual Hearing on the issue of Advanced (aka “Smart”) Meters in Texas from the PUC.  Sadly, it is not on “our terms”, but on theirs.  They (the PUC) in all their wisdom, have already … Continue reading

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Smart Meter Opt-Out Bills need YOUR VOICE & Presence in Austin if possible

Time to trek off to Austin (again!) for those who are able to do so… Where you will be testifying in the Hearing on April 9th.  If you cannot make the trip, you can still contact Chairman John Corona, and/or … Continue reading

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URGENT! Call YOUR Texas State Rep & Senator-Urge them to attend Mar. 4th Smart Meter Briefing in Austin, Tx.

CALL THIS WEEK, the earlier the better! We have the opportunity to host a Smart Meter Briefing for all Tx. Legislators, Gov. Perry and Lt. Gov. Dewhurst on Monday, March 4, 2013 NEW TIME ADDED: 12-1 & 1-2 PM Room E1.010 … Continue reading

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PUC of Texas says “Let them Opt-Out”! Really?

Yes.  A “mini-victory”, but not a total solution. On Dec. 13, the PUC Commissioners all three voted to have an Opt-Out for concerned citizens who are not in favor of having the new Smart Meter technology on their homes.  The truth … Continue reading

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Webinar Training Nov. 15, to Lobby against Forced Smart Meter Installation

Join us for our “Citizen Lobbyist” training Webinar for those who are willing to contact their State Senator and Representative to stop the Forced Illegal Installation of Smart Meters. (Please read the rest of this Discussion Posting for details on … Continue reading

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Time to ‘Take it down to Austin’ Again! Public Forum Aug. 21st

WE NEED AS MANY AS CAN MAKE IT TO SHOW UP… Public Forum at the PUC in Austin Texas Community Input on Advanced Meters (aka Smart Meters) and Related Topics (link to PUC Public Memorandum for Item # 525 in … Continue reading

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TxPUC to receive Formal Complaint Feb 23, 2012

We are making progress in the fight against Mandatory Installation of Smart Meters! One brave Patriot (Devvy Kidd of West Texas), has taken the fight to the PUC in the form of a “Formal Petition”. She is being accompanied by … Continue reading

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