Our goal is to encourage dialogue between the North Carolina Utilities Commission, the utility companies and the citizens of North Carolina. On a state and federal level, these meters should be regulated and an acceptable standard to effectively measure the effects of the meters developed.
We are using technology standards established in the 1990’s to measure current day technology.
SLEEP IS IMPORTANT
Sleep plays a vital role in good health and well-being throughout your life. Getting enough quality sleep at the right times can help protect your mental health, physical health, quality of life, and safety.
The way you feel while you’re awake depends in part on what happens while you’re sleeping. During sleep, your body is working to support healthy brain function and maintain your physical health. In children and teens, sleep also helps support growth and development.
Radio frequencies can disturb sleep patterns.
TIPS to AVOID EMF exposure
If you live in a place with EMF pollution, you can take steps to protect yourself.
Remember the four “D’s” of EMF exposure –
LessEMF offers a tutorial on the above. This company has been around since 1996 and has been a source of sound advice and products for many with sensitivities. Read about EMF Shielding here.
Smart Meters generate safety and privacy concerns
If you have an analog meter, KEEP IT.
Duke Energy customers may be able to OPT OUT for medical concerns.
Finally, educate yourself about the effects of EMFs so that you may protect yourself and your family.
Links we Like
Andrew McAfee had been a local advocate for smart meter solutions for many years. See his website dedicated to electrosensitivity support and view the resource page for websites linking health and electromagnetic frequencies.
Josh Hart has the granddaddy of all “stop smart meter” websites. Lots of valuable information here – including a state by state listing of Smart Meter organizations.
Smart Meter Education Network – A valuable repository of information. Based in Michigan, the Smart Meter 101 tutorial is with the read, as is the glossary of Smart Meter terms.
SUZANNE Speaks: Smart Meters – Suzanne Somers speaks out about Smart Meters
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies.