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Re: Wireless transmission of power,

Original poster: Kreso Bukvic <kreso.bukvic@xxxxxxxxxxx>

In Croatia you have to pay evry month ~15 $ for radio and TV. Radio is 7.5 $
and TV also.

Other than that it is illegal. If you do not want to pay anymore they will
take your tv&radio and you are forbidden to poses one.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tesla list" <tesla@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: <tesla@xxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 8:53 PM
Subject: RE: Wireless transmission of power,

> Original poster: "Steve Conner" <steve.conner@xxxxxxxxxxx> > > >That would be like a radio station trying to charge those > >receiving there signals. > > In Britain where I live, it's illegal to watch TV without paying about > $150/year for a "TV licence". So our state owned broadcasting corporation is > doing exactly that- charging us to receive their signals. If you are caught > watching TV without a licence you are liable for a fine of around $1500. Any > American reader probably thinks this is a sick joke but I swear on the deity > of your choice that it's true. > > I imagine that a similar scheme would work for bullying people into paying > for wireless power. And wired power isn't really that hard to steal anyway. > The real reason why wireless power never caught on is probably that wires > are just more efficient and more practical. > > Steve Conner > > > >