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FPL as of March 2014: “…if you prefer not to have the smart meter, you can choose to enroll in the Non-Standard Meter Option.” - From FPL’s info page about the new option to keep your analog meter. Enter the link provided in the letter http://www.fpl.com/meteroption and you go here: http://www.fpl.com/customer/rates_and_bill/meters.shtml?cid=aliasmeterop...

Saturday, April 5th, 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Event location: Treasure Coast Unitarian Church - 21 SE Central Parkway - Stuart, FL 34994

A FORUM WITH JOSH HART - Director of Stop Smart Meters in California

Including A Presentation of the Award-Winning Documentary Film 'Take Back Your Power'

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HOW TO REFUSE THE SMART METER from FPL - updated 12/16/11

Submitted by Smart Meter Matrix on Fri, 12/16/2011 - 02:07

CONTACT YOUR UTILITY COMPANY
One good phone number for Florida Power & Light is (800) 397-6544. Try extension 26 or ask for a Corporate Resolution Specialist.

Recently, we have been invited to contact Heidi Ellenberger at FPL regarding smart meters:

Heidi Ellenberger
Florida Power & Light, Regulatory Customer Relations Manager
(305) 552-2950
Heidi.Ellenberger@fpl.com

SMART METER REFUSAL LETTER

Submitted by Smart Meter Matrix on Fri, 12/16/2011 - 01:52

This letter template was created from a variety of sources in the US, and was provided by them for use by utility customers in Florida. There are other refusal letter templates on the Internet, or you can write your own letter to inform the utility that you “do not consent to the installation of any wireless or digital meter or device.”

We here at smart meter matrix cannot recommend any specific course of action or methodology.
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Explosion in Naples during smart meter installation
By Andre Senior, FOX 4 News, WFTX-TV Fort Myers-Naples, FL
Dec. 15, 2011 - 9:24 PM

Excerpt:
NAPLES – “An electrical explosion in Naples during the installation of a smart meter raises questions about the safety of the devices.

On Thursday morning, an FPL contractor was putting one of the devices in at the Naples Bay Resort when the incident happened.

"There was a severe arching and it ignited some combustible material in the room," said Larry Bacci, a City of Naples fire marshal.

Help is on the Way! Submit Your Complaint Today at SmartMeterHelp.com

Submitted by Smart Meter Matrix on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 19:36

Go to http://smartmeterhelp.com/ for an easy online way to submit your complaint, in any state in the US.

November 29, 2011

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INTERFERENCE & FIRES from smart meters - News Reports

Submitted by Smart Meter Matrix on Wed, 11/23/2011 - 17:56

NEWS REPORTS ABOUT INTERFERENCE:

Maine Office of the Public Advocate
November 17, 2011

Press Release:
If you experience interference with home wireless networks or household appliances after the installation of a Central Maine Power “smart meter,” contact CMP

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NEVADA - Public hearing to be held on smart energy meters

Submitted by Smart Meter Matrix on Wed, 11/09/2011 - 18:11

NEVADA NEWS

Public hearing to be held on smart energy meters
By Cy Ryan, Las Vegas Sun
November 4, 2011

“Customers of NV Energy will have a chance next month to air their gripes or support for the controversial smart meter program. The meters already have been installed in more than 500,000 homes in Las Vegas.

Last month, the state Public Utilities Commission voted to open an investigation after hearing complaints from users.

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Analog Mechanical Meters

Submitted by Smart Meter Matrix on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 02:41

This list of links related to analog mechanical meters is for informational purposes only. We are not recommending any specific product, company or action that is referenced here. Bolding of text is mine. - Editor
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Buy Your Analog Meter Here
By Stop Smart Meters!

October 9, 2011

“The Real Goods store, located in Northern California, has analog meters for sale, at a reasonable $49 each ($7.95 shipping).

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PG&E BEGINS REMOVING ‘SMART’ METERS DUE TO HEALTH EFFECTS

Submitted by Smart Meter Matrix on Mon, 11/07/2011 - 04:18

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 1st 2011

Contact: Joshua Hart, StopSmartMeters.Org
info@stopsmartmeters.org

PG&E BEGINS REMOVING ‘SMART’ METERS DUE TO HEALTH EFFECTS

Widening Call for Immediate Return of Analogs; Disconnection of “Mesh” Wireless Network

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