27 Sep '15, 5am

September 26: On Friday, September 25, APS announced it was withdrawing its latest request for a new fee on...

September 26: On Friday, September 25, APS announced it was withdrawing its latest request for a new fee on...

In February 2014, the Arizona Republic's Ryan Randazzo wrote about a plan drafted by a political consulting group commissioned by the state's largest utility "to help APS change or alter the Arizona Corporation Commission". APS maintained at the time that it had rejected the plan that was described by the Republic as a playbook for taking control of the governmental agency that regulates utilities in the state. Nevertheless, APS hired one of the consulting group's authors to lead the company's lobbying efforts. While the plan may have been shelved, many observers believe it is "unofficially" still in play today and consider it the spark that set off the political turmoil that has engulfed the Commission since that time. As summer turns to fall, the Commission is in full-blown disarray. The chorus is growing louder everyday for Commissioners to withdraw from decisions invol...

Full article: http://www.azsolarcenter.org/azsc-solar-blog/white-flag-o...

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