renewable energy

KNAU and Arizona News
5:00 pm
Wed September 3, 2014

State Officials Express Concern Over EPA’s New Clean Power Plan

The 1,534Mw Sandow Station coal-fired electric power plant in Rockdale, Texas.
Credit Steve Davidson

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality met earlier this week with a group of utility organizations and others to talk about the EPA’s newest carbon emissions plan. As Arizona Public Radio’s Justin Regan reports, the state has some concerns with the EPA’s goals.

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KNAU and Arizona News
5:00 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Arizona Tops List of Clean-Energy Job Creating States

Solar panels in Flagstaff
Credit nau.edu

Arizona has topped a list of clean-energy job creating states for the second quarter of 2014. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, the state’s expanding solar industry is a prime driver of its growing renewables market.

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State Capitol News
10:29 am
Tue January 8, 2013

New Corp Comm Chair Says No More Favorites

Corporation Commission Chair, Bob Stump, taking the oath of office. His mother Jane Stump is holding the Bible.
Credit Howard Fischer / Capital Media Services

The new chairman of the state Corporation Commission signaled Monday that the days of pushing solar and renewable energy over other sources are over.

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