Energy industry

oil, EPA, wells, Arizona, infrastructure,
Mar 3, 2023

The strength of hunter and angler voices in methane debate

It is time for the oil and gas industry to take a cue from our responsible practices as hunters and anglers, and for the current administration to use all its tools to enact strong methane solutions that will benefit our country for generations to come.

Arizona campaign contribution limits
Nov 4, 2013

APS: $9 million spent on net metering, energy deregulation PR

As of September 30, Arizona Public Service’s parent organization had spent $9 million - more than every 2010 gubernatorial campaign combined - in the fight over Arizona’s solar incentives and deregulation of the utility market, according to the company’s most recent earnings report.

Oct 18, 2013

Net metering battle takes center stage

Statewide political warfare is usually reserved for even-numbered years, targets millions of Arizona voters and follows well-defined partisan boundaries. But the fight over solar energy in Arizona has broken all those maxims this year.

Aug 1, 2013

APS puts plans on hold as talk of deregulation heats up

Arizona Public Service is temporarily halting plans for more than $550 million in investments to secure its power supply after energy regulators opened up the possibility of competition in electric service.

Arizona-Mexico energy panel examines cross-border transmission
Dec 3, 2012

Arizona-Mexico energy panel examines cross-border transmission

Arizona is taking the first steps to explore a future where energy flows across the state’s southern border and creates a more integrated power grid that bolsters energy markets, strengthens the border region’s energy industry and responds to the abundant solar energy resources of the Southwest.

Jul 11, 2011

Arizona utility joins pilot program to connect veterans to energy industry jobs

Arizona Public Service is one of five companies taking part in a national initiative to hire veterans for some of the 200,000 jobs that could come open in the energy industry over the next five years.