Smart meters

A PG&E SmartMeter. (CBS)

PG&E Executive Snoops On SmartMeter Critics

A Pacific Gas & Electric Co. executive admits he secretly snooped on SmartMeter critics by posing online as a utility foe.

CBS San Francisco–11/09/2010

A PG&E SmartMeter. (CBS)

Santa Rosa Couple’s PG&E SmartMeter Surprise

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.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/12/2010

Santa Cruz May Halt PG&E Smart Meter Installation

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.


New Smart Meter System for Santa Clara

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.


Peninsula Co. Wins Smart Meter Contract, as Many in Marin Ask to Halt the Devices

A Peninsula company has won a contract to provide 620,000 so-called “smart meters” to Central Maine Power customers.