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SRP Media Relations can be reached 24/7 at (602) 236-2500

News releases and statements

Nov. 15SRP Plans 1,000 Megawatts of New Solar Energy by 2025
Salt River Project today announced plans to add 1,000 megawatts (MW) of new utility-scale solar energy to its system by the end of fiscal year 2025. The plan will accelerate both the pace and total capacity of SRP’s current solar energy resource plans by 700 MW compared to current resource plans during the same timeframe.

Nov. 14SRP’s Annual Southside Canal Dry-up Starts Friday
Portions of the South, Consolidated, Tempe, Western and Highline canals on the south side of the Salt River will be drained over the next month for annual maintenance and construction activities.  Many of SRP’s southside irrigation customers will not receive water from the canals during the dry-up.  The affected areas include Mesa, Tempe, Gilbert, Chandler and south Phoenix.

Nov. 13SRP Employees Hold Salsa Showdown for 20th Year
What do you get when you blend a passion for helping the community and mad skills to make spicy homemade salsa? About $120,000 raised to date for people in need and hundreds of gallons of the best salsa in Arizona history.

Nov. 12Local Utilities Unite to Protect Customers from Fraud
For the second consecutive year, SRP, APS and Southwest Gas are collaborating with Utilities United Against Scams (UUAS) to educate customers about threats, techniques and tools used by criminals and to provide tips to avoid being victimized.

Nov. 7SRP Receives Final Approval for Southeast Power Link Project
Earlier today, the Arizona Corporation Commission unanimously approved a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility for a power line project that will enable Salt River Project to meet growing energy needs in the Southeast Valley. The approval is the final step of the application for the Southeast Power Link project submitted by SRP to the ACC that allows for construction of seven miles of new overhead 230-kilovolt (kV) power lines.

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Scott Harelson
Manager, Media Relations
(602) 236-3021

Jeff Lane
Media Relations Representative
(602) 236-2576

Patty Garcia-Likens
Media Relations Representative
(602) 236-2588

Kathleen Mascareñas
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