"So, we’re in a very strange time in history, where your power company, this innocent provider of electrical service, has become your assailant. And you are required, in order to protect yourself, to fight back. You’re required to stand up and say, ‘No, this is wrong!’ I’m not going to permit it."
Jerry Day, Jerry Day Productions, in Take Back Your Power
WHAT TO DO
Contact your town officials and state legislators about a safe meter choice.
Ask your state legislators to introduce the New York State Utility Customer Meter Rights Bill
Hold information meetings (see Do It Yourself meeting resources below)
Contact NYSUMA and we will support your meeting with an e-blast.
Petition the New York State Public Service Commission to start a proceeding.
Get your town to write a letter supporting your proceeding.
Sample Meeting and Rally Flyers
Sample State Analog Opt-out Bills
Sample County and Town Resolutions
FOIL Request Templates
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