Many influential voices have agreed that net metering leads to an unfair cost-shift that needs to be resolved for customers.
Solana, a new solar plant that can produce clean solar energy for APS customers after the sun sets, has generated a lot of attention. Here are some recent articles about this “game-changer” for solar power in Arizona:
The Solana Generating Station has successfully passed final production tests and entered commercial operation on Monday.
In a column on net metering in today’s Arizona Republic, Robert Robb called the current net metering policy unfair and said if the Arizona Corporation Commission waited to fix it until the next rate case, it “would be a mistake and a disservice.”
The Arizona Investment Council calls the Arizona Corporation Commission’s Staff report on net metering a “starting point for further discussion” but emphasizes that the issue needs to be addressed sooner rather than later.