APS Partners with ASU, PayPal to Add More Solar Power in Arizona
January 11, 2017
Latest project is the largest APS grid-scale solar plant dedicated to date PHOENIX-(BUSINESS WIRE)-The Red Rock Solar Plant – an example of how utilities can partner with customers to develop cost-effective solar energy – was unveiled to the public today. APS developed and will own and operate the 40-megawatt photovoltaic plant, located 30 miles south of Casa Grande in Red Rock, Ariz. Arizona State University (ASU) and PayPal will purchase renewable energy from APS that is equivalent to the amount Red Rock is projected to generate. “ The construction of Red Rock is a great example of how we partner with our commercial customers to find innovative and sustainable solutions that can help them realize their green energy goals,” said Daniel Froetscher , APS Senior Vice President of Transmission, Distribution and Customers. “ The cooperation between APS, ASU and PayPal demonstrates how the Arizona business community is committed to developing solar energy in a smart, cost-effective...