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Californians Can Now Opt Out Of Smart Meter Use, For A Fee

As a response to residents who don’t want potentially energy-saving smart meters installed because of health concerns, the California Public Utilities Commission this week gave customers the right to opt-out from smart meter installations (and stick with their traditional power meters)–for the price of $7

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As a response to residents who don’t want potentially energy-saving smart meters installed because of health concerns, the California Public Utilities Commission this week gave customers the right to opt-out from smart meter installations (and stick with their traditional power meters)–for the price of $75 plus $10 each month. Dragging your feet on progress isn’t always cheap.

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Ariel Schwartz is a Senior Editor at Co.Exist. She has contributed to SF Weekly, Popular Science, Inhabitat, Greenbiz, NBC Bay Area, GOOD Magazine and more

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