BALTIMORE, Md - Not all costumers are happy with the new smart meter by BGE. If you're looking to opt out of it know that it's going to cost you a pretty penny.
BGE want customers who want to opt of the smart meter to pay a monthly charge fee and a first time payment to recover cost. The new monthly fee could run you from $15 to nearly $90 dollars, according to The Sun, and the initial fee is $100.
The smart meters are wireless in some aspects and allow the utility and the costumers to keep closer tabs on energy use.