False Propaganda from OG&E about Smart Meters
Following are falsehoods which OG&E is stating about their Smart Meters:
- Smart Meter is safe.
- Smart Meter is not hazardous to your health because it only transmits at 1 watt.
- Smart Meter only transmits every 15 minutes.
- Smart Meter transmits for a total of 40 seconds in an entire day.
- Smart Meter is secure.
- Smart Meter is not hackable because it uses military encryption.
- Smart Meter does not invade your privacy.
- Smart Meter does not transmit any identifiable data about you.
- Smart Meter will save you money.
- You have no choice but to be upgraded to a Smart Meter.
Following are excerpts from OG&E's Code of Ethics:
- "We advocate attitudes and actions that promote individual safety, health and success."
- "We conduct ourselves in an honest, fair and trustworthy manner."
- "I protect myself and others from injury by constant engagement, always living safely."
- "I commit to acting in a manner that cultivates trust."