Arizona Public Service Company

Arizona Public Service Company crews head to Puerto Rico to assist with power restoration efforts.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez reports.

Solana Generating Station: Solar Power, Day or Night

Nov 13, 2013
Michelle Faust / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

On Arizona Edition, we hear about a unique solar power plant that began commercial operation on October 7th just west of Gila Bend, Arizona.  The Solana Generating Station will provide all of it's 280-megawatts of power to Arizona Public Service company.  But the technology it uses allows for something previously unheard of: the plant can run at full capacity even after the sun goes down.  KAWC's Michelle Faust recently toured the plant and files this report...(originally aired 11/13/13)