AZ Energy Future Blog


Five Companies Selected for Ocotillo RFP Solicitation

APS announced that five companies successfully completed the pre-qualification process for the Ocotillo Modernization Project request for proposal (RFP). Each company was invited by APS to participate in the RFP process, which will select a contractor to install five simple-cycle gas turbine generators and related ...

August 15, 2014
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Public Hearing Dates Announced for Ocotillo CEC Application

The Arizona Power Plant and Transmission Line Siting Committee will hold a public hearing beginning Sept. 16 to consider a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility (CEC) application for the Ocotillo Modernization Project. APS filed the CEC application with the Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) on July 31. The ...

August 06, 2014
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APS Submits Ocotillo Application to Arizona Corporation Commission

APS has filed a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility (CEC) application for the Ocotillo Modernization Project with the Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC). As part of the application, APS evaluates environmental factors such as water use, existing and future land uses at the plant site, cultural ...

August 01, 2014
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Visitors Ask Questions at Project Open House

Nearly 40 neighborhood residents and others learned more about the Ocotillo Modernization Project during an April 22 open house sponsored by APS. With the plant serving as a backdrop to the open house at ASU’s Karsten Golf Course clubhouse, attendees had the opportunity to ask project team members questions, view ...

May 02, 2014
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Ocotillo Public Information Open House

Ocotillo Open House Tuesday, April 22, 2014 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. ASU Karsten Golf Course Clubhouse 1125 East Rio Salado Parkway Tempe, AZ 85281 APS plans to modernize our Ocotillo Power Plant, located at University and McClintock in Tempe. We intend to invest up to $700 million in the aging plant today so we can ...

April 08, 2014
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