REVscene - Vancouver Automotive Forum


Welcome to the REVscene Automotive Forum forums.

Registration is Free!You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today! The banners on the left side and below do not show for registered users!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   REVscene Automotive Forum > Automotive Chat > Vancouver Off-Topic / Current Events

Vancouver Off-Topic / Current Events The off-topic forum for Vancouver, funnies, non-auto centered discussions, WORK SAFE. While the rules are more relaxed here, there are still rules. Please refer to sticky thread in this forum.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-13-2013, 06:41 PM   #1
NEWBIE ACCOUNT!
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Delta
Posts: 10
Thanked 9 Times in 2 Posts
Smart-Meter vs Analog meter / Feedback?

Hoping to hear some feedback here from people who used to have the older style Analog meter and got switched over to the Smart Meter

Did your bill change?
If so did it go up/down?
By how much approx?

Just trying to gauge whether or not the $35/mo fee that they want to charge us is the cheaper option because from SOME of the feedback I've heard, $35/mo is pennies compared to the rate increase that upgrading can bring. (But then again I haven't heard a whole lot)
Advertisement
xSin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2013, 06:53 PM   #2
Rs has made me the woman i am today!
 
JesseBlue's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Here! n There!
Posts: 4,079
Thanked 392 Times in 205 Posts
no change...still pretty high....
__________________
Go Canucks Go!
JesseBlue is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2013, 06:57 PM   #3
Rs has made me the man i am today!
 
2 n r's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 3,018
Thanked 2,123 Times in 257 Posts
it's very rare that when u change ur analog meter over to the smart meter ur bill will increase
if it does happen though, it probably means that ur old analog meter wasn't accurately reading ur consumption. therefor, with the new and more accurate smart meter, ur bill will increase as a result of that

it might be a little difficult but if u want to see if what ur analog reading is accurate or not, do an energy audit of ur home for a 24hr period and see if it adds up to what increase in kwh shows on ur meter
2 n r is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 07:29 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Revscene.net cannot be held accountable for the actions of its members nor does the opinions of the members represent that of Revscene.net