Consultations on power supply and energy sales
An energy supply employee has no right to access an apartment without the permission of the owner or his relatives. In case of refusal, he can draw up a certificate of non-admission and after 10 days turn off the electricity. In fact, the act of not admittance is a means of intimidation, even if it is signed by two employees of an energy supply outlet without a signature, the subscriber does not have legal entities. forces, the subscriber, you can always introduce yourself to the example of a room-renter. It so happens that the employees of the energy sales spend visits of subscribers with police officers, under the guise of checking the passport regime, and so the subscriber provides a passport to him, but again, he may not let him go over the threshold, and you can think of a reason for the non-admission.
Stop the supply of electricity immediately, energy sales has the right only if there is a threat to human life.
If the meter’s malfunctions were found due to the subscriber’s fault, the energy sales employee should remove the meter, pack it, seal the package and leave it to the subscriber (the meter is the inalienable property of the subscriber) for delivery to them for examination, if the subscriber does not certify this fact, the removed meter can be throw out or repair in the workshop, prove that it will be impossible.
Counters installed on staircases are the property of housing and communal services. They are also responsible for their integrity and good condition.
If the subscriber uses non-accounted electricity, he can destroy the tags of the devices indicating their power. If the employee makes measurements of their power, it should be noted that almost all heating devices have different modes, both in power and in automatic activation time, and check if its device is verified and whether it is possible to measure their mathematical value. If measurements are not made, the subscriber can insist on the minimum power of the current collector or its malfunction.
Recalculation of under-accounted electricity is done so - the power of all the bulbs multiplied by the burning time based on the hydrometeo-observatory's certificate (about 8 hours per day on average per year) plus 600 watts around the clock (if there are no electrical appliances) or the total power of the devices around the clock (except for heating, their power is added only for the heating period). All during the time from the last inspection but not more than 3 years.
If the subscriber is still caught, he can: not sign any documents, not make any inscriptions (explanations) on them, not provide a passport, not go to the counter or the place of violation.
Tip: "How to prepare for the examination"
The meters are usually packed in plastic bags, which the inspectors do not carry with them, but ask you. The counter is packed, the protocol is signed, the verifiers leave ... If you turn the package upside down, a nice stitch is found. (If it is not detected, then you did not take care of a suitable package in advance) Carefully, with a blade, cut the package along the bottom line. We take out the counter and put it in order. Shove back. Gently seal the package. There is such a feature here - instant adhesives such as the Japanese "SuperGlue" or "Elephant" are no good. You need to glue in small areas of 5-7 cm each. We apply Moment-type glue on both surfaces and let it dry for 15-20 minutes, gently press it and so on. You dress up with more energy + you shave + comb your hair and boldly carry all this for examination, supporting the packaged counter from below. The expert will check the integrity of the seal on the package, disrupt it, pull out the meter and give the package to you. They do not check the seams of the package. At the end of the entire verification procedure, the expert committee is always (apologized) indignant: why did these drunks-inspectors take off a completely intact counter and disturb such a decent subscriber!