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|Second Maine Town Imposes Moratorium on Smart Meters|
|11/09/2010 11:41 AM ET|
|The Cape Elizabeth town council voted last night to impose a 90-day
moratorium on the installation of the wireless devices, which are aimed at
saving energy and money.
|The town of Cape Elizabeth has become the second in Maine to put the brakes on the
installation of so-called smart meters. The Cape’s town council voted last night to
impose a 90-day moratorium on installing the meters. The vote was 6 to 0, with 1 abstention.
Cape Elizabeth follows in the footsteps of the nearby town of Scarborough, which
But some have raised concerns about the meters, saying they emit radiation and
In a report submitted yesterday to the PUC, Maine Center for Disease Control Director