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PJ Conductor
24-03-2017

Fate of new Smart Meter if switching from AGL

Hi there,I recently had a new MK7A2 smart meter installed. If I decide to switch electricity retailers from AGL to get a better solar FIT, does the meter remain in place or will AGL remove it and put back the old meter ?PJ
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PJ Conductor
09-04-2017

Re: Fate of new Smart Meter if switching from AGL

Many thanks Catherine.regardsPJ
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PJ Conductor
25-03-2017

Re: Fate of new Smart Meter if switching from AGL

Thanks Rob,I live in NSW. If I switch I will ensure I get sufficient proof that whoever I switch to can read the meter. But my main concern and reason for the original post above is that if I leave AG, what if they decide to remove their new smart meter ! Then I would be up for perhaps $800 to have a sparky install another one, thus wiping out any savings I might make in switching You are right that the difference in FIT is not a big sweetener right now , especially given how low all the of ...
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PJ Conductor
25-03-2017

Re: Fate of new Smart Meter if switching from AGL

Thanks Rob,AGL could make it hard for me to switch to another retailer if they either replaced the old meter or charged the new retailer a fee to access it. Given the cost involved in replacing the old meter it isn't worth their while putting up that kind of a fight to retain my custom or to act in spite should I not return.Now the link you gave below could easily get me started and I think a new thread would be in order to cover all the claims and counter claims about the safety of the RF EME f ...
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