AZ Energy Future Blog

APS seeks to add more off-peak pricing holidays in rate review

Residential customers could see four more holidays with off-peak pricing and no peak usage charge under our proposal.

July 01, 2016
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APS rate review proposals could benefit electric vehicles

Recent report says that utilities could turn EVs into "an incredibly valuable grid asset" by planning ahead and implementing the right pricing structures.

June 24, 2016
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Summer peak influences grid investments, rate design

Extreme summer heat drives up energy demand and affects decisons about investments we make to maintain reliability and provide the infrastructure to meet customers' energy needs.

June 22, 2016
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Brookings expert says net metering creates cost shift, rebutting colleagues' study

A Brookings Institution fellow calls the cost shift created by net metering “the elephant in the room” that must be reformed to make the transition to a cleaner energy future affordable for all customers.

June 15, 2016
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Arizona Republic: Demand rates could unlock new customer technologies

Demand-based rates could create a new market for combining rooftop solar with household battery energy storage to benefit customers and the energy grid.

June 13, 2016
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