The Vermont Public Service Department, which represents the public interest in utility cases before the Vermont Public Service Board, federal regulatory agencies and state and federal courts, is soliciting proposals for services, including expert witness services, for the preparation of a report on health effects related to the radio frequency radiation of smart meters. The winning consultant will prepare a report that shall include:

  • An update of the Health Department’s 2012 report entitled “Radio Frequency Radiation and Health: Smart Meters” including a literature review
  • Recommendations relating to evidence-based surveillance on the potential health effects of wireless smart meters
  • Results from the previously-completed smart meter RF measurement report.

Responses to the RFP are due on Friday, January 18, 2013, by 4:00 p.m. in hard copy and in electronic format.