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PRESS RELEASE: Maryland Smart Meter Awareness is Opposing BGE’s Proposed Rate Hike of $15.20 Per Month for All Customers

BGE is seeking a monthly rate increase of $15.20 to recoup costs, notably for its wireless smart meter program.  This rate hike will affect every BGE customer, whether they accepted a smart meter or opted out of one. The Public Service Commission (PSC) will be holding five public hearings where people are invited to voice […]

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Guide for Smart Meter Legislative Campaign 2015

Maryland Smart Meter Awareness has put together a legislative guide along with model letters for your state representatives. Find your representatives here:  http://www.mdelect.net/ Hearing date for Senate Bill 9 is February 17, 2015, so please do not delay – write, call, or email today! Here is the text: Your Name Your Address Today’s Date Senator  […]

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Stop Utility Company Bullying Fundraiser going on now!

We have launched our first-ever fundraising campaign online using the Indiegogo platform.  You can donate any amount you and you can remain anonymous or not.  There is also a place to make a comment – we encourage you to share your thoughts and make it public. Please remember to share this campaign with others. Sharing […]

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How to Opt Out of Smart Meter Installation in Maryland

How to Opt Out of your Smart Meter installation in Maryland ~ BGE, Pepco, & Delmarva Power Customers

The Maryland Public Service Commission issued Order No. 84926 on May 24, 2012 following a nearly 12-hour public hearing on  whether to allow customers to opt out of the Smart Meter program.  The Maryland Public Service ordered that customers can defer installation until it makes its decision on opting out. Inform Your Utility Company Today In order to […]

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Maryland’s “Bill of Rights” for the electric power companies

With the arrival of Wireless Smart Meters, many states have granted their electric power companies greatly expanded rights.  These expanded rights trample, in many ways, on rights that have been regarded as personal rights for a very long time. In the attached document, Dr. Ronald Powell provides a ratepayer’s view of the expanded rights granted […]

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Health Argument for Replacing Wireless “Smart” Meters with Safe Metering Technology in Maryland

This document describes the health problems that the biomedical research community has found caused by exposure to the type of radiation — radiofrequency radiation (at microwave frequencies) — emitted by Wireless Smart Meters. These researchers work to protect the rest of us from harm, but we must be wise enough to listen. Health Argument for […]

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