Comparing Consumer Rights in the AEMC and UK Smart Meter Rollouts

The UK regulator gives consumers total control over the invasive measurements made by smart meters. The AEMC gives Australian consumer no control.

Sunday 18th Nov 2018

Photographs from Woollahra Sailing Sunday 18th Nov 2018

Turning Smart Meters into Dumb Meters

  To address consumer concerns with the new smart meters retailers are required to install they are asking the AEMC for permission to deactivate the communications. Deactivating the communications turns the expensive new smart meter back into the dumb meter it replaced. The rule change request only considers deactivation of…