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RUCO Director Patrick Quinn (Photo by Evan Wyloge/Arizona Capitol Times)
Aug 13, 2015

Judge slows APS as it speeds toward another solar increase

I have been involved with utilities and regulatory work for almost 40 years. During that time I have seldom seen an administrative law judge understand and articulate the issues at hand with the clarity and knowledge Judge Teena Jibilian did recently.

Apr 13, 2015

Death spirals? High-stakes solar energy fight may have just begun

Less than two years after the Arizona Corporation Commission settled on a small surcharge for residential solar, utilities are back before the regulatory body asking for bigger fees and setting the next stage for what some describe as an existential battle over the future of renewable energy here and perhaps across the country.