AZ Energy Future Blog


APS statement on ACC decision

The ACC’s decision means that Arizona will have an open, transparent, public discussion of how to continue our state’s leadership in solar power while still protecting average electricity customers.  That’s important because when we get past the divisive rhetoric and the political theater, the ...

August 18, 2015
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Broad support to act now, benefit customers

There’s broad support among those representing the interest of Arizona residents and businesses: the time is now to move toward a sustainable solar solution. APS wants to protect both average electricity customers and current solar customers with its request for the Arizona Corporation Commission to implement the ...

August 14, 2015
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APS’s measured approach to rooftop solar would benefit all electricity customers

This opinion piece by Jeff Guldner, Arizona Public Service senior vice president for public policy, originally ran in the Arizona Capitol Times on July 28, 2015. I appreciate Pat Quinn’s service as director of the Residential Utility Consumer’s Office (RUCO), but I was surprised by his recent ...

July 29, 2015
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RUCO director supports addressing solar cost shift now

Arizona’s top utility consumer advocate wrote in the Arizona Republic that his office wants to protect customers by addressing the cost shift created by rooftop solar now instead of in APS’s next rate case.

July 28, 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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