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What the Smart Metering Debacle tells us about the reality of the Irish Backstop

Or… How to hack the Irish Border

September 25th, 2019  |  Published in Smart Energy  |  2 Comments


When Smart Meters go wrong

One smart meter going wrong is a nuisance, a million going wrong is a national disaster.

July 26th, 2019  |  Published in Smart Energy  |  14 Comments


How to Hack a Smart Meter and Kill the Grid

Bloomberg’s report on hardware hacking has highlighted that security models need to look at internal as well as external attack vectors. That’s particularly relevant for smart meters.

October 8th, 2018  |  Published in


How to Hack a Smart Meter and Kill the Grid

And then all the lights went out.

October 8th, 2018  |  Published in Smart Energy  |  7 Comments


GB Smart Metering no longer financially viable

It’s officially a BIG mistake…

August 1st, 2018  |  Published in Smart Energy  |  11 Comments


Smart Meters and Fake Headlines

SmartEnergy GB can’t add up.

July 2nd, 2018  |  Published in Smart Energy  |  9 Comments


Telling Lies about Smart Meters

Money for old rope…

June 7th, 2018  |  Published in Smart Energy  |  4 Comments


British Smart Meters cost £28 million EACH

Amber Rudd is the latest victim of the curse of the Smart Meter…

May 1st, 2018  |  Published in Smart Energy  |  13 Comments


What’s the difference between Philip Green and the GB Smart Metering Program?

The latest figures on the GB smart metering program from BEIS show that they have spent £450 millionr, although not one smart meter has yet been installed. By coincidence, that’s the same figure as the BHS pension fund hole left by Philip Green. So why aren’t we investigating BEIS for their incompetence?

March 2nd, 2018  |  Published in


Smart Power, Smart Meters and Smart Batteries

This week saw the launch of a new report from the National Infrastructure Commission, entitled Smart Power, which investigates the future of our electricity supply. It’s a small step in the right direction, but we need a leap. But a better bet might be to replace smart meters with smart batteries.

March 2nd, 2018  |  Published in


About Creative Connectivity

Creative Connectivity is Nick Hunn's blog on aspects and applications of wireless connectivity. Having worked with wireless for over twenty years I've seen the best and worst of it and despair at how little of its potential is exploited.

I hope that's about to change, as the demands of healthcare, energy and transport apply pressure to use wireless more intelligently for consumer health devices, smart metering and telematics. These are my views on the subject - please let me know yours.

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