AZ Energy Future Blog

As State’s Solar Use Grows, Electric-Grid Access Must Be Fair

The Arizona Republic today published a My Turn column from APS Chairman and CEO Don Brandt on the recent APS proposal to update the net metering policy

July 22, 2013
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APS Ranked One of the Nation’s Top 10 Solar Utilities

Arizona Public Service ranks fourth among American electric utilities for the most solar megawatts added to its system in 2012. This annual ranking is part of the Solar Electric Power Association’s (SEPA) Utility Solar Rankings report, which identifies national leaders in solar energy development.

April 19, 2013
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Time-Lapse Video of Solar Energy Added to APS Grid Since 2000

Through the end of 2012, APS had 348 megawatts of solar on the grid.

April 10, 2013
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APS Announces Latest AZ Sun Photovoltaic Project

APS has selected Black & Veatch to design and build a new solar photovoltaic facility – the 32-megawatt Gila Bend Solar Power Plant, part of the APS AZ Sun Program. Construction will begin in October 2013 with project completion expected in June 2014. The nine-month project will bring more than 150 jobs to ...

April 05, 2013
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APS Adds to Solar Leadership in Arizona

APS, in 2012, added 148 megawatts (MW), a single-year record for the company and enough electricity to serve more than 35,000 customers.

April 03, 2013
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