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Sometimes Energy Subsidies Represent Sound Economics *Gasp*

Sometimes Energy Subsidies Represent Sound Economics *Gasp*

Kevin Hengehold March 3, 2014 0

Many defenders of dirty energy label climate-concerned citizens as adhering to a “church of global warming.” In truth our concerns are based on long-accepted physics backed by decades of empirical evidence, exhaustive research, and

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Report Cards Are In – Corp Comm Deserves Poor Marks for 2013

Report Cards Are In – Corp Comm Deserves Poor Marks for 2013

Kevin Hengehold February 23, 2014 0

Almost exactly one year ago Bob Stump was giving his first speech as Arizona Corporation Commission chair stating that “the days of cheerleading for one energy source over another are over”, new Commissioners Susan

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OP ED: Tempe Should Embrace Rooftop Solar

OP ED: Tempe Should Embrace Rooftop Solar

Kevin Hengehold November 6, 2013 2

Originally prepared for Tempe’s Rooftop Solar Forum held Tuesday, November 5th at Tempe City Hall.   First of all, I have to call out APS on its shady behavior.  And I wish there were

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Commissioner’s Investigation of APS Anti-Solar Spending a Display of Leadership

Commissioner’s Investigation of APS Anti-Solar Spending a Display of Leadership

Kevin Hengehold November 2, 2013 0

These moments are sadly a rarity – when partisan differences are put aside and Arizonans of every political strip can applaud an elected official boldly representing the interests of constituents. Arizona had one of

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Subsidy or Investment: Arizona’s Energy Future

Subsidy or Investment: Arizona’s Energy Future

Kevin Hengehold October 2, 2013 0

The debate around energy subsidies rages on in Arizona, where our net metering policy is under attack.  For the uninitiated, net metering determines how rooftop solar customers are compensated for the power they provide to

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Guadalupe Town Council: “Save Solar!”

Guadalupe Town Council: “Save Solar!”

Kevin Hengehold September 27, 2013 0

On Thursday night the town of Guadalupe joined Clarkdale and Cave Creek in opposition to APS’s attack on net metering. The proposal was spearheaded by the Beyond Coal campaign and supported by residents from across the

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Attack on Rooftop Solar Exposed

Attack on Rooftop Solar Exposed

Kevin Hengehold July 24, 2013 0

You can call and email the Arizona Corporation Commission regarding net metering and rooftop solar by clicking here and here. Well-funded interests are hammering Arizona’s airwaves bringing attention to the critical question now poised

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Cave Creek Council Unanimously Rejects APS’s Proposal, Supports Net Metering

Cave Creek Council Unanimously Rejects APS’s Proposal, Supports Net Metering

Kevin Hengehold July 21, 2013 3

The fight over net metering played out on the municipal level on Monday night when the Cave Creek Town Council unanimously voted to approve a resolution recommending the Arizona Corporation Commission maintain the current

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Is Rooftop Solar Subsidizing APS?

Is Rooftop Solar Subsidizing APS?

Editor July 7, 2013 0

The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC) submitted a letter on July 2 to the Arizona Corporation Commission that discusses the subsidy provided to Arizona Public Service and its customers by ratepayers who invest their

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Utility Attack on Corp Comm Candidate Unfounded

Utility Attack on Corp Comm Candidate Unfounded

Kevin Hengehold June 9, 2013 0

The debate swirling around Navajo Generating Station in Page, AZ has followed a predictable script. The 40-year-old power plant represents the West’s largest single source of greenhouse gasses and air pollution. Grassroots Navajo organizations,

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