• Is Phoenix’s Urban Heat Island becoming a hazard? - Read Article

    Is Phoenix’s Urban Heat Island becoming a hazard?

    2016-10-24T09:50:00-07:00

    Phoenix’s continuous temperature rise over the past several years has become a major environmental issue for the greater metropolitan area. When pavement and cement structures are in high temperature areas…

  • Effects of global warming are felt in Phoenix - Read Article

    Effects of global warming are felt in Phoenix

    2016-10-19T18:50:00-07:00

    With 2016 on track to surpass 2015 as the hottest year on record, the desert city of Phoenix has experienced some of its hottest temperatures. State Climatologist Dr. Nancy J.…

  • Misty Hyman partners with CAP for Lake Mead campaign - Read Article

    Misty Hyman partners with CAP for Lake Mead campaign

    2016-10-04T12:50:31-07:00

    Central Arizona Project has joined forces with an Olympic gold medal winner to promote its latest public awareness campaign. Misty Hyman, the former competitive swimmer and world record holder who…

  • SRP and EVgo unveil electric vehicle charging stations - Read Article

    SRP and EVgo unveil electric vehicle charging stations

    2016-09-30T15:50:47-07:00

    Salt River Project is partnering with EVgo to provide five new electric vehicle fast-charging EVgo Stations in SRP’s service territory. In less than 30 minutes, EVgo’s dependable DC fast-chargers can…

  • SRP launches major renewable energy project with Apple - Read Article

    SRP launches major renewable energy project with Apple

    2016-09-20T15:50:17-07:00

    Salt River Project’s Board of Directors approved an agreement to purchase the energy produced from Apple’s new 50-megawatt photovoltaic solar power plant, located in Pinal County east of its data…

  • Arizona Forward honors environmental excellence - Read Article

    Arizona Forward honors environmental excellence

    2016-09-13T08:50:32-07:00

    Deemed a “building of the future,” Northern Arizona University’s International Pavilion earned the coveted President’s Award (Best of Show) in Arizona Forward’s 36th Annual Environmental Excellence Awards presented by SRP.…

  • Cox names Shawn Redfield as 2016 Cox Conserves Hero - Read Article

    Cox names Shawn Redfield as 2016 Cox Conserves Hero

    2016-08-26T11:50:37-07:00

    Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land named Shawn Redfield as Arizona’s 2016 Cox Conserves Hero. The program is sponsored locally by Desert Botanical Garden, and as Redfield’s nonprofit of choice, Arizona…

  • $1.9M in grants awarded for water quality improvements - Read Article

    $1.9M in grants awarded for water quality improvements

    2016-08-09T06:50:40-07:00

    The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) awarded seven Water Quality Improvement Grant (WQIG) awards totaling more than $1.9 million to fund field projects aimed at reducing E. coli, excess nutrients and sediment…

  • Wells Fargo awards Environmental Solutions grants - Read Article

    Wells Fargo awards Environmental Solutions grants

    2016-08-03T14:50:42-07:00

    Wells Fargo recently awarded Audubon Arizona and Grand Canyon Association grants for $35,000 and $30,000, respectively through its Wells Fargo Environmental Solutions for Communities. Both organizations were selected from among 61…

  • 2016 water runoff season falls short of promise - Read Article

    2016 water runoff season falls short of promise

    2016-08-03T11:50:56-07:00

    The 2016 winter runoff season, which over-promised and under delivered, proved again that the Salt River Project water-storage system can handle just about anything. SRP and central Arizona depend on…

  • Fulton Homes earns honor for energy efficiency - Read Article

    Fulton Homes earns honor for energy efficiency

    2016-07-08T10:51:00-07:00

    The Environmental Protection Agency recognized Tempe-based homebuilder Fulton Homes for being an industry leader in building energy-saving homes. For the second consecutive year Fulton Homes has received the Indoor airPLUS Leader…

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