A Pacific Gas & Electric Co. executive admits he secretly snooped on SmartMeter critics by posing online as a utility foe.
It has been two years since Pacific Gas & Electric first installed SmartMeters in the Bay Area, and CBS 5 is still hearing complaints from viewers about overcharges. But one North Bay couple’s billing issues have nothing to do with technology.
Santa Cruz County is challenging just how “smart” and safe PG&E’s new Smart Meters really are, and it could lead to a moratorium on further installations.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KCBS) _ An even smarter smart meter system will soon be installed in the city of Santa Clara, where the local utility will read electricity usage using the city’s Wi-Fi system.
A Peninsula company has won a contract to provide 620,000 so-called “smart meters” to Central Maine Power customers.