Category Archives: BPL

FCC Adds Lying Weasel to Long List of Corrupt Acts in BPL CAse

ARRLWeb: ARRL Home Page The Court of Appeals has awarded costs to the ARRL in their successful lawsuit against the FCC in the BPL case. Note this quote: “In addition, the FCC falsely claimed that the ARRL ‘was unsuccessful in … Continue reading

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FCC Corruption Documented

ARRLWeb: ARRL NEWS: It Seems To Us: We Win In Court! I have posted in the past about the thoroughly corrupt FCC rulemaking on BPL which so heavily favored the BPL providers that sound engineering and common sense were thrown … Continue reading

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Just When You Think It’s Safe to Get Back on the Air

BBC NEWS | Technology | Physics promises wireless power 6.4 Mhz?? Does anybody think 40 meters will still exist with millions of these things around? “And because we’re physicists we asked, ‘what kind of physical phenomenon can we use to … Continue reading

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Pile On

ARRLWeb: Broadcasters Intervene to Support ARRL in BPL Court Appeal “… arbitrary, capricious, and contrary to law.” That sums it up well, doesn’t it?

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FCC Continues BPL Hypocrisy

ARRLWeb: League Pledges to Pursue BPL Interference Complaints, Mulling Appeal After some sanctmonious verbage about how amateur radio deserves protection, the FCC ignored the ARRL and a U.S. representative and cynically denied petitions that would have provided some relief from … Continue reading

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Victory

ARRLWeb: FCC Directs Manassas BPL System to Resolve Amateurs’ Interference Complaints Now that BPL has been removed from the OET (Office of Engineering and Technology), which had an on-going love affair with BPL, and given to the Enforcement Bureau, which … Continue reading

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Kudos to FCC (Finally!)

ARRLWeb: FCC Directs Manassas BPL System to Act Following Ham’s Interference Complaint After TWO YEARS of complaints, the FCC finally steps up and takes action on the Manassas BPL interference! I hope this is the new FCC stance on BPL: … Continue reading

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And So It Goes

ARRLWeb: League to FCC: Order an End to Arbitrary Access Limits to BPL Database Will this finally get the FCC to get off its butt and act? Don’t hold your breath. Complaints about the Manassas system have been sent to … Continue reading

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Too Funny

ARRLWeb: League Complains to FCC Regarding BPL Database Irregularities The UTC has apparently terminated the ARRL’s access to the BPL “database”. They tell you going in that too many attempts to access the “database” will result in you being banned. … Continue reading

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Contrast and Compare

ARRLWeb: FCC Amateur Radio Enforcement Letters Several power companies have received letters in this latest batch about power line noise interfering with amateur radio stations. I suggest these power companies need to get BPL installed on their lines, after which … Continue reading

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