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AriSEIA's News You Can Use
Feb. 7, 2019
Notable Dates/Events:
  • Tue. Feb. 19th - AriSEIA Networking Event. Click here for more information.
  • Mon. Feb. 18th - Wed. Feb. 20th - Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer in Austin, Texas. Click here for more information.
  • Tue. Feb. 26th - Thu. Feb.- 28th - GreenBiz19. Click here for more information and registration.
  • Tue. Mar. 19th - Thu. Mar. 21st - Solar Power Finance & Investment Summit. Click here for more information and registration.
  • Wed. May 8th - Fri. May 10th - AriSEIA “2019 Arizona Energy Future” Conference.
  • Tue. May 14th - Wed. May 15th - 2019 Solar Summit in Scottsdale. Click here to register.
AriSEIA Updates
Membership Dues
2018 AriSEIA Membership Dues Are Due!
Please Pay Your Invoice Today!
Send your AriSEIA Membership check to:

PO Box 6358
Glendale, AZ 85312


Letter Filed
AriSEIA filed a letter in docket E00000Q-190015 to encourage the Arizona Corporation Commission to build an interim policy or provide interim direction around the notion that utilities should be required to offer financeable terms to PURPA developers. Click here to read it.
February Networking Event
Join us for our free networking event on Tuesday, February 19th. The networking event will begin at 5 p.m. Appetizers will be provided, and drinks can be purchased at the bar. This event is open to existing members, as well as anyone interested in renewable energy advancement in Arizona.
Cost:  Free
What:  AriSEIA Networking Event
When:  Tuesday, February 19th — 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Where:  Ocotillo Restaurant, 3243 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85012
New Website Coming Soon
We have exciting news! We will soon be launching our new and improved website with even more resources for AriSEIA members. Keep an eye out for the announcement!
Save the Date!
May 8-10
AriSEIA “2019 Arizona Energy Future” Conference
Stay tuned for more details.
Arizona Updates
  Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) Updates  
The Arizona Corporation Commission this week voted to approve APS’ annual application for lost fixed cost recovery adjustment.

Tucson and TEP Updates
After a long wait, Tucson Electric Power Company’s energy efficiency plan has finally been approved. Additionally, the ACC approved the utility company’s electric vehicle incentive plan proposed last December. 

National Updates
Michigan regulators clamp down on utility’s political spending

In an unprecedented move, the Michigan Public Service Commission has prohibited a major utility from using corporate dollars to fund nonprofit political advocacy groups.

Northeastern installers put up 902 MW of distributed solar

Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey together added nearly 700 MW; Massachusetts also leads the solar-per-capita leaderboard.

Green New Deal resolution calls for 100% zero-carbon power within 10 years

Progressive Democrats in Congress on Thursday released a nonbinding resolution for a Green New Deal, calling for massive public investment in renewable energy and the power grid to decarbonize the electric utility sector within a decade.

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AriSEIA's Referral Plan - you can save on your annual dues!

We are offering members a 10% discount for each company or organization you bring to AriSEIA. Here's how it works:

  1. Talk to your solar or related company, such as your suppliers, professional services, or associate industry companies, etc.
  2. Email Executive Director Lucy Mason at: lucy@ariseia.org or call: 928.925.3671.
  3. We will do the rest and send you your discounted invoice for the following year, along with our sincere thank you!

Bring in a new member and receive a 10% credit for each new member (up to 3) towards your annual AriSEIA Membership Dues!

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