June 2015

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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First of 1,500 APS solar partner customers on line

The APS Solar Partner Program launched with its first installation and will eventually place solar on 1,500 homes at no cost to the host customer.

July 10, 2015
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New solar plant brightens landfill in Buckeye

APS, City of Phoenix collaboration creates more solar energy for Arizona. 

June 10, 2015
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How far to go to protect the status quo?

A Forbes contributor takes issue with a recent poll conducted in Nevada by a rooftop solar industry group.

May 18, 2015
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What does MIT say is the best way to a solar future? It may surprise you

The path to a sustainable solar future could be eliminating net metering and focusing on large-scale solar plants, says a study from MIT researchers.

May 18, 2015
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APS retains high national rankings among solar utilities

For the second consecutive year, APS ranked among the nation's top five solar utilities in four separate categories of a trade association report. 

April 30, 2015
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