NOTICE OF REFUSAL OF CONSENT TO ENTER PROPERTY AND INSTALL ANY TYPE OF TRANSMITTING RADIO FREQUENCY (RF) UTILITY METER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SMART, ERT, AMR, AMI, ETC. METERS
If you do not yet have a pulsing microwave transmitting RF meter, be advised that utility companies are replacing them without notice. Please note that utility customer service telephone reps are stating that smart meters are not being used in NYS. Testing equipment and serial number research confirms that the meters being used by NYS utility companies are Smart Meters.
DOCUMENT IN WRITING
This is a sample of a letter that has been sent by consumers who seek to prevent the installation of such a meter on their property. This letter needs to sent by certified return receipt postal mail and written documentation needs to be kept in the property owner's files.
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Name of Utility
Attention: Utility CEO (name), Utility President (name), Utility Executive Vice President & CFA (name), Utility Senior Vice President - Utility Customer Services (names), agents, officers, employees, contractors and interested parties:
RE: Property at _______________________________________
NOTICE OF REFUSAL OF CONSENT TO ENTER PROPERTY AND INSTALL ANY TYPE OF RADIO FREQUENCY (RF) METER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO RF PULSING MICROWAVE METERS
Be advised that (we, I) hereby deny and refuse consent to (utility name) and all of its employees and contractors for the removal of any analog (electric, water, gas) meters from the above property, and for the installation and/or use of any and all “smart” type of meters or any other devices that EMIT microwave radiation/signals and/or radio frequencies and are capable of or are used for sending and/or receiving electronic communications.
Please inform me if you have any questions or comments concerning this notice.
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