Author Archives: James Heddle

What do we want? WISE GRID! When do we want it? NOW!

What we want: • Informed democratic choice, not top-down, technocratic dictates • Individual no-cost opt-out • Building-wide no-cost opt-out • Community-wide, no-cost opt-out • Cancelation and roll-back of the SM roll-out and the whole ‘smart grid’ scheme/scam • Investment in … Continue reading

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Will the CPUC OK a Smart Meter Opt-Out 'Protection Racket?'

Pay Up or We’ll Break Your Kneecaps! Disproving the old adage that ‘two heads are better than one,’ neither of the CPUC’s ‘smart meter’ opt-out Proposed Decisions by Administrative Law Judge Amy Yip-Kikugawa and out-going President Michael Peevey deal with … Continue reading

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Ding Dong, Peevey's Gone – Who Will Replace Him?

[ Portions of this blog appear as “Who will replace Michael Peevey on the CPUC?” on the SF Gate Opinion Page. ] A Call for Reform EON’s Co-Director had this to say to the Commissioners during the public comments of … Continue reading

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EON Nuclear News Update – July 14 -Post Carbon Radio

James Heddle, Umi Hagitani and Harvey Wasserman on KWMR’s Post Carbon Radio Hosted by Bing Gong Context – Information is Empowerment – we need to know about these things in order to engage and do something about them. They form … Continue reading

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TRUE GRID – Switching from 'Smart' to Wise – updated

This post encourages you to check out the landmark report “Getting Smarter About the Smart Grid,” authored by energy expert Dr. Timothy Schoechle, published by the National Institute for Science, Law and Public Policy – and to sign up to … Continue reading

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US Sailors from Radioactive USS Ronald Reagan Sue TEPCO – Updated

A local resident asks: “What is this ship doing sitting in San Diego? Does anyone have radiation readings from this ship?” Good question. Read Harvey Wasserman’s Jan. 12, 2014 update on this developing story: Toll of U.S. Sailors Devastated by … Continue reading

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EON Brings Light in Dark Times

Dear Friends, 2013 has seen the shutdown of San Onofre nuclear power plant, the growth of citizen’s networks responding to the on-going Fukushima radioactive fallout, and mounting public awareness of the risks posed to human health posed by electro-magnetic radiation … Continue reading

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Experts on Cell Phone Risks – A Preview

This is a preview of a forthcoming series of presentations at San Francisco’s prestigious Commonweath Club of California in which Dr. Devra Davis, Founder of Environmental Health Trust, and her medical colleagues show why cell phones and other wireless devices … Continue reading

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The Fairfax, CA-Fukushima Connection

“If you don’t like the news, go out and make some of your own.” Scoop Nisker Local City Council Demands Planetarian Response [scroll down for video report] “Urgent international rescue” Needed Consistent with its ground-breaking leadership role pioneering local official … Continue reading

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Fukushima is Here. Now What?

A Town Hall Forum Held at The Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists (BFUU.org), Berkeley, CA Oct. 17, 2013 Co-Sponsors: Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Univeralists FukushimaResponse.org No Nukes Action Committee Codepink EON – the Ecological Options Network Presentations: Facing Fukushima Facts … Continue reading

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