AZ Energy Future Blog

Wall Street Journal questions solar subsidies, calls for net-metering reform

Editorial casts a critical eye at big rooftop solar leasing companies and the goverment subsidies they cash in on for business.

August 31, 2015
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APS hits peak demand, solar contribution varies

As Arizona residents endured sweltering temperatures a week ago, demand for power to keep their homes and businesses cool rose to the highest level APS has seen so far in 2015. APS reached peak demand of 7,031 megawatts (MW) at 4:45 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15. The same day, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport ...

August 21, 2015
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REPORT: Nuclear Plants Boost Economy, Keep Rates Low, Help Environment

Nuclear power plants remain an important part of the nation’s – and Arizona’s – economy, according to economists from global consulting firm The Brattle Group.

July 14, 2015
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First of 1,500 APS solar partner customers on line

The APS Solar Partner Program launched with its first installation and will eventually place solar on 1,500 homes at no cost to the host customer.

July 10, 2015
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New solar plant brightens landfill in Buckeye

APS, City of Phoenix collaboration creates more solar energy for Arizona. 

June 10, 2015
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