Committee approves SRP’s proposed Southeast Power Link project

The Arizona Power Plant and Transmission Line Siting Committee has recommended approval of a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility for a Salt River Project power line project in the Southeast Valley. The committee’s unanimous approval Tuesday, Sept. 11, is a milestone for the proposed Southeast Power Link project, which includes 7 miles of new overhead 230-kilovolt power lines, […]

SRP seeks proposals to meet future peak power needs

Salt River Project has issued an all-source request for proposals for up to 650 megawatts of capacity to meet future peak-hour demand requirements. SRP is asking for respondents to provide a variety of cost-competitive potential peak capacity solutions, including battery/energy storage charged by a renewable resource or the grid, demand response resource options, existing combined […]

Arizona utilities stress the importance of calling before digging

Aug. 11 was national 811 Day and Arizona Public Service, Southwest Gas and Salt River Project seek to warn customers of the dangers associated with digging into a utility line. They encourage customers to know what’s below by calling 811 before they dig. “Across the state, many shared utility services that communities rely on run […]

Nissan offers SRP customers $3K incentive on electric vehicle

Salt River Project and Nissan North America are offering SRP customers an opportunity to buy a discounted 2018 Nissan LEAF. Customers can purchase the vehicle from a participating Maricopa County dealership with a $3,000 incentive extended to Sept. 30, according to a press release on Nissan’s newest electric vehicle model that offers a greater range […]