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D-backs announce 2013 promotional schedule

by in Featured | Sports

The Arizona Diamondbacks have announced the 2013 promotional schedule, which includes three bobbleheads, a Wade Miley Garden Gnome and more than a dozen additional promotional items throughout the season. Individual tickets for each of these games, including Opening Day on April 1 vs. the St. Louis Cardinals, will go on sale on Mar. 4. Tickets… Read More →

R&R Partners adds new clients, staff

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by in Business News | Marketing

R&R Partners is leaping into 2013 adding new clients and staff as the agency gets comfortable in its new central Phoenix office space. Just recently, R&R took on Arizona Public Service (APS), IO, the datacenter company, and the Health & Wealth Raffle benefiting Barrow Neurological Institute and St. Joseph’s Hospital. R&R now occupies the entire… Read More →

R&R Partners adds new clients, staff

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by in Business News | Marketing

R&R Partners is leaping into 2013 adding new clients and staff as the agency gets comfortable in its new central Phoenix office space. Just recently, R&R took on Arizona Public Service (APS), IO, the datacenter company, and the Health & Wealth Raffle benefiting Barrow Neurological Institute and St. Joseph’s Hospital. R&R now occupies the entire… Read More →

Valley Forward Exands its horizon

by in Business News | Green

Timing is everything, even when it comes to Mother Nature. “In 2010, we got an $85,000 grant to look at some federal issues on sustainability,” says Diane Brossart, president and CEO of Valley Forward, which brings business and civic leaders together to improve the environment and livability of Valley communities. “We were asked to target… Read More →

APS, SRP Warn Customers of Fraud Attempts

by in Business News | Energy

APS and SRP want customers to stay safe this holiday season and be aware of potential fraud attempts. Both companies have received reports of individuals falsely claiming to represent APS or SRP to collect payment for electric service. Several customers in the Phoenix metropolitan area have received telephone call from an individual who claims to… Read More →

Legends district partners with Southwestern Eye Center

by in Business News | Sports

The Legends Entertainment District, a first-of-its-kind joint venture between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Phoenix Suns, announced a new partnership with Southwestern Eye Center that features the District’s first static super graphic with a 3-D embellishment. The announcement was made by Legends Entertainment District General Manager Judd Norris. “The Legends Entertainment District continues to break the… Read More →

Summit spotlights impact of minority-owned companies

by in Business News | Events | Small Biz

Fifteen corporations and nonprofits that do tens of millions in contracts with minority-owned companies in Arizona, and the release of a detailed new, post-recession survey of minority-owned business will be among the highlights of the 2012 Minority Business Enterprise Summit in downtown Phoenix Friday. The 2012 Minority Business Enterprise Summit was organized by the Arizona… Read More →

AWEE presents 2012 Faces of Success

by in Business News | Events

A formerly homeless veteran who lost his hearing from an explosion in Vietnam, an ex-offender who chose drugs over her children and today counsels individuals in similar circumstances, and a Baltimore transplant who had to rely on the financial support of family when she couldn’t find a fulltime job despite a steady work history will… Read More →

SRP, APS Sending Crews to New York

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Salt River Project and Arizona Public Service are sending a combined 21 line crews and support staff to New York to assist the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) in restoring power in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. SRP is sending 62 employees (including 11 four-person line crews and 12 substation electricians) equipped with line trucks,… Read More →

New APS Arizona Sun Project Underway

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Arizona Public Service (APS) and McCarthy Building Cos. have started the permitting process for a new solar photovoltaic facility – the Hyder II Solar Power Plant – located in Hyder. APS selected McCarthy to engineer, procure the materials and construct the 14-megawatt (MW) facility. “Hyder II is the sixth AZ Sun Project for APS,” said… Read More →

APS takes proposals for solar facility

by in Business News | Green | Workforce

Arizona’s largest utility company is taking proposals from solar developers and installers for a 32-megawatt facility in Gila Bend. Arizona Public Service Co. says it will accept bids starting Aug. 22 and is encouraging developers to participate in an upcoming webinar. The company has been investing in the development of 200 megawatts of solar photovoltaic… Read More →

APS Prepared To Meet Summer Energy Demand

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As summer energy demand increases, APS reminds its customers it is well positioned to meet their energy needs over the next three months. This message is the key theme of a three-minute APS-produced video that can be viewed on YouTube: youtube.com/arizonapublicservice. The video features interviews with company officials about this summer’s peak demand forecast, the… Read More →

APS Recognizes Outstanding Business Partners

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Providing safe, reliable and affordable electricity to 1.1 million customers across more than 34,000 square miles takes considerable resources. APS cannot do it alone. It requires business partners who can supply equipment, deliver and produce materials and share expertise across a variety of industries. In 2011, APS spent $1.7 billion with more than 7,000 different… Read More →

APS Recognized For Energy Innovation

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Arizona Public Service Company ( APS ) has been recognized as one of the top 10 electric utilities in North America for energy innovation according to GreenTech Media and GTM Research, a leading source for clean energy news, analysis and trade events. The award – titled “The Networked Grid: Top Ten Utility Smart Grid Deployments… Read More →