SALEM, Ore. – The Josephine County Board of Commissioners is moving forward with an ordinance targeting “smart meters,” even with the threat of legal action from state officials. The new digital meters—installed free of charge—can help shorten outages and provide ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Protestors are looking to pull the plug on what they’re calling an unsafe requirement by a local utility company. Pacific Power is continuing its plan to install new “smart meters” in most southern Oregon households. But questions ...

Jackson County, Ore. — Pacific Power customers in Jackson County who don’t have one already will be getting a smart meter soon. A smart meter is a digital electric meter that communicates with pacific power through a wireless network. That ...