Hydro meters may be smart but will they prove practical?
April 29, 2010
The Ottawa Citizen
“Consumers don’t know what’s coming (on their bills)…The vast majority of people will see their costs go up relative to their rates without smart meters. Residential consumers are benefitting from a cross-subsidy right now and have lower rates than they would…” However, once that subsidy ends, everyone with smart meters will be in the same boat in terms of what they will be paying…