Overseas, mainstream media is beginning to catch on to how “smart meters” are not a smart choice because of the potential risks they pose to people’s privacy and home security.

 

See this report from Eyewitness News for details:

 

http://www.wfsb.com/story/24634259/study-shows-new-mdc-meters-could-help-criminals-burglarize-your-home

 

For a discussion of privacy as it relates to the NZ “smart meter” situation, please see this link:  www.stopsmartmeters.org.nz/government-and-electricity-industry-positions/network-tasman-there-are-no-privacy-concerns-with-smart-meters-yeah-right/