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ASU gets $14M to study creation of hydrogen fuel from sunlight

Arizona State University received $14 million last week to fund extended research on turning sunlight into fuel.

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ACC Considering PPA Regulation In Arizona

The Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) may begin making decisions on how to regulate solar power systems operating under power purchase agreements (PPAs). The Phoenix Business Journal reports that regulation could come later this year.

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AZ Governor signs more solar bills

Two more bills (HB 2332 & 2336) to push demand for solar and renewable energy in Arizona were signed by Gov. Jan Brewer over the weekend...

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Gov. Brewer signs Arizona solar jobs bill

In a major victory for solar advocates in the state, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer today signed SB 1403 into law.

The bill extends tax credits and other incentives to manufactures of renewable energy equipment (mainly solar) if they locate in Arizona and meet other criteria...

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