[img:mcleod_0.jpg|Tammy McLeod, Vice President & Chief Customer Officer, Arizona Public Service]Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A. --- (METERING.COM) --- June 25, 2008 – Arizona Public Service (APS) has awarded a contract for the deployment of 800,000 smart meters for residential, commercial and industrial consumers to Elster, a provider of smart metering and smart grid system solutions.
[img:APS.thumbnail.jpg| ]Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A. --- (METERING.COM) --- April 26, 2009 - A project from Arizona Public Service (APS) project to understand how large amounts of solar can best be integrated into the grid was approved earlier this month by the state regulatory body the Arizona Corporation Commission.
APS, along with four partners, recently was awarded a $3.3 million High Penetration Solar Deployment grant from the U.S. Department of Energy. The comprehensive first-of-its-kind study will take place in Flagstaff, Arizona. The team will help identify methods and technologies to optimize grid reliability and efficiency with the high concentration of distributed solar generation.
[img:Kuhn.jpg|Thomas R. Kuhn, President, EEI]Washington, DC, U.S.A. --- (METERING.COM) --- June 19, 2008 – In recognition of innovative leadership and operational excellence in the electric industry, the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) has named Arizona Public Service, Iberdrola, S.A., and North Delhi Power Limited as winners of the Edison Award, the industry’s highest honor. Arizona Public Service (APS) is this year’s domestic winner, while Iberdrola and North Delhi Power both received the international award.
Chandler, AZ, U.S.A. --- (METERING.COM) --- October 1, 2006 – The City of Chandler in Arizona has signed a contract with Neptune Technology Group Inc. to automate data collection from 72,000 water meters in Chandler’s service area with Neptune ARB® Utility Management Systems™.