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.
APS statement regarding the Arizona Corporation Commission Staff’s recommendation on net metering reform in Arizona
The topic of net metering is gaining momentum nationally, as other utilities consider the fairness of their net metering policies.
The so-called net metering debate is interesting because it has on one side supporters of solar power and on the other … supporters of solar power. So if everyone involved wants solar development to continue, what’s the discussion really about?