[time-nuts] Three Phase Power

Thomas A Frank ka2cdk at cox.net
Wed Jun 29 12:56:52 UTC 2011

They ARE a lot cheaper than actually building more power plants.

What with all the government permits and lawsuits that takes time, money, effort.

A "Smart" grid is much simpler, and can make them just as much money.

Tom Frank

On Jun 27, 2011, at 5:49 PM, J. Forster wrote:

> IMO, smart meters are a greased, very slippery, slope toward power
> rationing or fines for "overconsumption"
> -John
> ================
>> Will & Bill,
> [snip]
>> Centerpoint Energy has reached the epitome of laziness and is converting
>> everyone over to "smart meters" so people can better
>> monitor their usage... In reality it does nothing more than offer
>> real-time monitoring for the power company, and they no longer
>> have a use for meter-readers...

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