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SRP plans to install Arizona’s biggest battery for solar plant

Posted by   /  November 15, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

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By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic Salt River Project will build the biggest battery on the power grid in Arizona as part of its pledge last year to add 1,000 megawatts of solar to its supply by 2025. The big battery project is planned for the Little Rainbow Valley, south of Buckeye, and the battery […]

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SRP system for electing leaders criticized as unfair and undemocratic

Posted by   /  June 7, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

The renovation of the Salt River Project Administration Building involved a full transformation of the east wing into a public “grand entrance” featuring a three-story atrium./Photo by Kurt Griesbach, courtesy Corgan By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic The question of how the leaders of the Salt River Project are chosen — and whether acreage-based voting […]

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SRP looks at another solar rate alternative, but new proposal doesn’t appease critics; a ‘cynical proposal,’ says Rose Law Group co-founder, senior partner, and director of Renewable Energy, Court Rich

Posted by   /  March 15, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Sunrun Inc. Corrections & Clarifications: A previous version of this article had the incorrect date of the Salt River Project board of directors meeting.  Salt River Project officials — facing criticism for the rates they charge solar customers — proposed a slightly more generous plan for those customers on Monday. It […]

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Salt River Project’s controversial solar rates could change, but alternatives raise concerns

Posted by   /  February 25, 2019  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Sunrun Inc. By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic SRP’s solar rates are widely opposed by solar advocates but opponents say the alternatives are as bad or worse than current rates Salt River Project officials are considering changes to solar rates that have bogged the public utility in controversy for years […]

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SRP will unveil 100-megawatt solar project

Posted by   /  December 4, 2018  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

  AZBigMedia Salt River Project announced today a collaboration to invest in clean, green energy with zero emissions and provide 100 megawatts of solar generation to the growing Intel Chandler facility. As part of a commitment to invest in more renewable energy and reduce carbon emissions, SRP and Intel reached a 15-year agreement to provide […]

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SRP plans to add more solar energy annually by 2025

Posted by   /  November 19, 2018  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

  Queen Creek Independent Salt River Project plans to add 1,000 megawatts of new utility-scale solar energy to its system by the end of fiscal year 2025. According to a press release, the plan will accelerate the pace and total capacity of SRP’s current solar energy resource plans by 700 MW compared to current resource […]

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Chandler paves way for power line work

Posted by   /  September 20, 2018  /  Energy and Environment, Real Estate  /  No Comments

  East Valley Tribune Chandler has spent the last six months and $5.6 million relocating water and sewer mains beneath a stretch of Price Road to make way for the underground installation of a 230-kilovolt powerline by Salt River Project. The new line will support current and projected energy needs on the Price Road Corridor, […]

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SRP officials hotly contest clean energy ballot measure; SRP’s contribution is “offensive,” says Court Rich, Rose Law Group senior partner, director of Renewable Energy Department 

Posted by   /  September 10, 2018  /  2018 Elections, Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic Salt River Project officials on Monday hotly debated whether they should get involved in campaign efforts opposing a clean-energy ballot measure that voters will decide in November. The public utility ultimately decided to contribute a token $50,000 toward the effort but with the promise the funds won’t go to […]

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Power to the people: 7-mile project offers Southeast Valley energy solution, SRP says

Posted by   /  September 4, 2018  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

  Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents a large group of dairymen in Mesa on placement of this power line By Richard H. Dyer | Queen Creek Independent Salt River Project is seeking to construct a 7-mile overhead 230-kilovolt power line along a half-mile stretch of Crismon Road into Queen Creek and the rest in southeast […]

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SRP tops annual power company survey; APS ranks near bottom in West

Posted by   /  July 13, 2018  /  Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

By Adrian Marsh | Phoenix Business Journal For the 17th year in a row and 19th year overall, Salt River Project ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the western U.S., according to the 2018 Electric Utility Customer Satisfaction Study by J.D. Power. Electric customers gave SRP a customer satisfaction index score of 782 on a […]

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