AZ Energy Future Blog

Arizona is a solar leader

APS responds to an ad from the Alliance for Solar Choice

March 13, 2015
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Editorial Supports Congressional Request to Review Solar Leases

In its Nov. 30 edition, The Arizona Republic published an editorial supporting the effort of four U.S. Representatives to have Washington’s newest consumer-protection agency review long-term rooftop solar leases. Reps. Ron Barber, Ann Kirkpatrick and Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona and Gene Green of Texas sent a letter ...

December 01, 2014
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Two Dissenting Commissioners Warn New Fee Is Too Small

An Arizona Republic article highlights dissents to the November 2013 net metering decision by the Arizona Corporation Commission. Commissioners Gary Pierce and Brenda Burns expressed concern that the decision will lead to higher rates for non-solar customers. “In effect, the commission’s ...

December 12, 2013
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News Release: Arizona Corporation Commission Sets New Direction for Net Metering Policy

In making its decision, the ACC determined that the current net metering program creates a cost shift, causing non-solar utility customers to pay higher rates to cover the costs of maintaining the electrical grid.

November 14, 2013
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Arizona can lead the way and fix net metering now.

Arizona has always been on the leading edge of solar innovation. Fixing net metering now will strengthen Arizona’s solar leadership and position our state for sustainable solar growth.

November 08, 2013
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