And so it begins… This is the first case I have heard about of BC Hydro cutting someone’s power for refusing a smart meter – in this case a woman with EHS (electrohypersensitivity) whose health would have been compromised if she hadn’t switched her meter back to analogue. Beyond Orwellian.
By Wade Paterson – Kelowna Capital News
Published: April 17, 2013; Updated: April 18, 2013
BC Hydro has turned off power to a Peachland residence after the homeowners replaced a smart meter with an uncertified analog meter.
Deborah Stutters told Capital News a BC Hydro truck with three to five employees showed up at her Princeton Avenue home Wednesday around 1 p.m. to cut the power to her house.
Last May a representative of BC Hydro came to Stutters’ house and said her analog meter was malfunctioning and they’d need to replace it.
Stutters indicated she didn’t want a smart meter and said she was assured the meter would be replaced with another analog meter.
“Within hours somebody snuck on this property and switched out our analog for a smart meter,” said Stutters.
Stutters has electromagnetic field sensitivity and had declined getting the smart meter for health reasons…
- Read the rest of the article here: http://www.kelownacapnews.com/news/203497291.html
- Watch the Global TV News report here.
- Watch the CTV News report here.
- Read my own article (on my Pig Squash Press website) about How to Replace Your Smart Meter with a Safe Meter, which includes a link to Jerry Day’s instructional video on Youtube.