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Nikola and Republic Services ink electric truck deal

Posted by   /  August 10, 2020  /  Energy and Environment, Regional News  /  No Comments

By Russ Wiles | Arizona Republic Trash-hauler Republic Services has placed an order for 2,500 electric garbage and recycling trucks to be made by Nikola Corp. in a zero-emissions transportation deal that links two of Arizona’s most valuable corporations. The companies did not disclose the dollar value of the order. The trucks will have a […]

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Aggressive renewable energy plan falls short (for now) at ACC hearing

Posted by   /  July 31, 2020  /  By Mike Sunnucks, Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represented Rooftop Solar and Energy Storage Providers.) By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter Efforts to aggressively expand Arizona’s renewable energy standards fell short Thursday during an Arizona Corporation Commission hearing and have been at least temporarily delayed.    The plan sponsored by ACC Chairman Bob Burns, a Republican, and […]

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Arizona regulators may impose big boost in energy requirements

Posted by   /  July 30, 2020  /  Energy and Environment, Featured News  /  No Comments

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Sunrun.) By Ryan Randazzo | AZ Central Arizona utility regulators are proposing a substantial increase in renewable energy requirements, mandating that utilities eventually get all their power from carbon-free sources.  The proposal, unveiled late Friday, captivated the environmental interest groups that have long sought to bolster the state’s renewable-energy rules, which […]

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Proposal would let power customers avoid paying for renewable energy

Posted by   /  February 22, 2020  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

A television ad states: “California tried the clean energy mandate and their rates are increasing three times the national average.” AZ Fact Check takes a look. /Photo: Getty Images By Ryan Randazzo | The Republic An Arizona lawmaker is proposing to change the state Constitution so that electric companies are required to offer customers a […]

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Corporation Commission ruling could spur solar development in Arizona

Posted by   /  December 13, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

Under PURPA, utilities must take power from qualified renewable facilities when their prices are under what the utility would pay to generate or buy power from other sources/Rick Wiley / Arizona Daily Star Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents the solar developers that prevailed on this issue By David Wichner | Arizona Daily  Arizona could see […]

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ACC votes to support solar development in Arizona

Posted by   /  December 12, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents solar developers that prevailed on this issue AZBigMedia Today, the Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) voted to reject a request from the state’s investor-owned utilities to set two-year contract terms for renewable energy projects under the federal Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act (PURPA). Instead, commissioners voted unanimously to set contract terms at 18 […]

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[REGIONAL NEWS] Utah shines among top 10 states for solar energy

Posted by   /  September 10, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

An epoxy surface is applied as work continues on the new Facebook data center in Eagle Mountain on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019./Scott G Winterton Nationwide, renewable energy skyrockets over past 10 years By Amy Joi O’Donoghue | Deseret News Wind turbines and solar panels may have been novelties 10 years ago, but across America’s landscape, […]

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[REGIONAL NEWS] How Gov. Polis plans to get Colorado using 100% renewable energy by 2040

Posted by   /  May 31, 2019  /  Energy and Environment, Regional News  /  No Comments

Gov. Jared Polis on Thursday outlined an ambitious roadmap toward Colorado using 100% renewable energy by 2040./The Denver Channel By Ryan Osborne | The Denver Channel Gov. Jared Polis on Thursday outlined an ambitious roadmap toward Colorado using 100% renewable energy by 2040. The plan includes modernizing the Public Utilities Commission, growing green jobs, and […]

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Amid climate crisis, renewable energy poised for rapid growth

Posted by   /  May 23, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

Getty Images By Lynn Juich | The Hill Our climate is changing, and not only is it happening faster than expected, but extreme weather events are destroying the very electricity system we rely on. We only have about 12 years to act before the damage is irrevocable. The good news is that we have the […]

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Rural renewable energy projects pump billions into Arizona economy

Posted by   /  March 26, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

Facebook Photo/Arizona Public Service – APS By KTAR.com A new economic impact report found that renewable energy development activity in rural Arizona contributed more than $9 billion to the state’s economy since the turn of the century. The report by The Western Way, a group that promotes environmental stewardship through conservative policy, examined the construction […]

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