AZ Energy Future Blog

Stand for Solar: New APS Ads Highlight Solar on Schools

More than 300 schools in Arizona are participating in APS programs designed to help schools go solar. Solar installations save schools money and help introduce the topic of renewable energy into the classroom.

September 25, 2013
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Arizona Republic Profiles Solana Solar Plant

This weekend, the Arizona Republic ran a profile on Solana Generating Station, soon to be the latest addition to APS’s solar portfolio. The plant is scheduled to come on line later this fall. At 280 megawatts, Solana will produce enough electricity to power about 70,000 homes.

September 16, 2013
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News Release: Thousands of Classrooms in APS Territory Powered by the Sun

In just five years, APS and Arizona schools have reached a major milestone: more than100 megawatts of clean, solar energy have been installed or are under construction on more than 300 schools and 70 participating school districts across the state.

August 26, 2013
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News Release: Arizona Ranks First on List of Top 12 States for Solar Energy

APS maps out sixty years of commitment that helped to shape solar in Arizona

August 19, 2013
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Final Installment of Republic Series Looks at Solar's Future

The Arizona Republic concluded its week-long examination of solar power in Arizona with a look at the future of energy in the state.

August 05, 2013
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