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Arizona Solar Center Blog

Commentary from Arizona Solar Center Board Members and invited contributors.

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The end of solar as we know it?

For the past decade SRP’s solar policies were designed to help increase the demand for solar and drive down costs until the solar industry could stand on its own.

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Dale P Carriere
This is, as another has said, simple, unabashed bait-and-switch on the part of SRP.
Sunday, 22 February 2015 08:22
Jim Combs
Jim, You omit the key reason PV took off after 2009, it was the adoption of NEM. Whether people want to admit it or not, it is a ... Read More
Sunday, 22 February 2015 13:13
Jim Stack
On 2/26/2015 SRP board members voted and killed home Solar in their area with extra fees, a demand charge and forcing them into a ... Read More
Friday, 27 February 2015 14:21
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Déjà Vu

Seems like we have been here before--the rooftop solar debate in Arizona is being branded as a debate about fairness.

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Jim Stack
Yes lots of personal stories of home owners trying to do the right thing while also saving money. SRP should come out with new rat... Read More
Sunday, 15 February 2015 07:35
Peter Schumann
Yes Jim!! This is totally bizarre!! History form my perspective has shown the basis of commerce is " user pays"!! The more you us... Read More
Sunday, 15 February 2015 16:26
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Rooftop Solar Users: M-m-m-my Generation

Salt River Project management has proposed dramatic changes to its residential electricity rates that carry significant impacts for its more than 12,000 rooftop solar customers.

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Peter Schumann
Frankly, I think this is outrageous! In a state where there is abundance of sun energy SRP wants to throttle back this development... Read More
Sunday, 18 January 2015 08:03
Jim Stack
The Who, good title and song about this Self Generation issue as SRP calls the people who help the G-G-GRID written by Peter Town... Read More
Monday, 19 January 2015 08:17
Pat
Jim, We became residents of AZ in 2012, having moved from beautiful Colorado. We are now doubting this decision when something l... Read More
Monday, 19 January 2015 11:30
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