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Arizona Solar Center Blog

Commentary from Arizona Solar Center Board Members and invited contributors.

While blog entries are initiated by the Solar Center, we welcome dialogue around the posted topics. Your expertise and perspective are highly valued -- so if you haven't logged in and contributed, please do so!

New Waves of Disruption

Last year I wrote a blog about “Waves of Disruption” [Feb 22, 2014] sweeping through the energy sector.

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Jim Stack
Tesla will announce their Home Battery storage system 4/30/2015. They are building their Giga Battery factory in Nevada and it pro... Read More
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 07:12
Jim Stack
Question: How will distributed generation evolve in the next decade? Solar firm's home battery systems target SRP fees, It's here... Read More
Thursday, 23 April 2015 15:20
Jim Stack
Nancy from ASU gets it. http://m.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest-opinion/Content?oid=4978962... Read More
Saturday, 25 April 2015 17:47
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The Devil is in the Details

The evolution of clean energy choices got a jolt this week when APS announced plans to lease customers’ rooftops for the purpose of installing utility-owned solar electric systems to feed power directly into their grid.

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Jim Stack
I think it is unfair for the utility to enter into this area of business when there are very good companies already in that part o... Read More
Sunday, 03 August 2014 10:21
Bill Kaszeta
For reference, there are a few more details at: http://www.aps.com/azsun But the details are few and the questions many for the 2... Read More
Sunday, 03 August 2014 20:35
Dale P Carriere
In the long run, competition, real competition, is generally a good thing. Competition forces all players to rethink their busines... Read More
Sunday, 10 August 2014 09:48
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Waves of Disruption

This winter, Citibank Research issued a report in which it concluded the utility industry is a dinosaur waiting to die.

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Jim Stack
The Utilities have to realize what customers are the ideal and best customer in their area. If they can do this and work with cust... Read More
Saturday, 01 March 2014 21:29
Jim Stack
Imagine Great Solar Policy, Imagine if the State of Arizona had visionary leaders and a Commission like California. They have ... Read More
Wednesday, 12 March 2014 16:34
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