They know when you're out and when you go to bed. The Office of the Privacy Commissioner yesterday fired a warning shot at power companies over the huge amounts of private details that smart meters collect every day.
A Bay-wide network of charging stations for electric cars has been proposed by electricity generator Mighty River Power. The company has asked the Bay's transport planners to officially recognise the growing number of electric and plug-in hybrid cars on the roads.
Recent case notes
|48771||2014||Customer service - poor attitude - Billing - back bill - disputing back bill - Switch - error - wrong site||Settled|
|48107||2014||Customer service - poor attitude - Disconnection - Vacant premises||No further investigation|
|43843||2013||Billing - back bill - disputing back bill||Recommendation - upheld|
|42512||2013||Billing - back bill - disputed||Settled|
|39843||2013||Billing - disputed - Property - tenanted - vacant||Binding decision|
|39442||2013||Billing - high - Customer service||Recommendation - upheld|
|39075||2013||Meter - fault - compensation||Recommendation - upheld|