‘Smart Grid’ Shocks Customers with Scalding Water Bills

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‘Smart Grid’ Shocks Customers with Scalding Water Bills

"Smart Meters" result in skyrocketing water bills in Atlanta, GA

Citizens in Atlanta, Georgia are steaming mad after being gauged on their water bills as high as their mortgages.  Now they are bringing a class action lawsuit after automated meters had been installed which make the need for meter readers obsolete.  Bad equipment and software may be why Atlanta now pays one of the highest rates for water in the country. 

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