Andy Tobin
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3-14-19  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin Dissents to AZCC Decision to Reduce Oversight of Johnson Utilities Interim Manager
10-4-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin Praises Energy Plan Movement Amid Expiring Gas Moratorium
9-25-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin Calls for Arizona Pipeline Safety Review
9-20-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Calculations Show Arizona Energy Modernization Plan Could Save Arizona Billions of Gallons of Water
8-21-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin calls for search and seizure on Johnson Utilities, LLC
8-3-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin Encourages Rural Water Co-Ops to Apply for USDA Funds
7-16-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin Opens Docket to Examine Blockchain Technology
6-27-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Stakeholders Argue Arizona Energy Modernization Plan Will Save Ratepayers Money
5-23-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin Issues Dissent Letter
5-3-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Corporation Commissioner Seeks Financial Data of Regulated Utility
4-19-18  Calendar Item
Commissioner Tobin to Host Two Town Hall Meetings Regarding EPCOR Water Arizona Inc. Rate Increase and Consolidation
3-16-18  Arizona Energy Modernization Plan Phase I Moves Forward
2-27-18  From the Office of Commissioner Tobin
Commissioner Tobin to Attend Big Chino Valley Pumped Hydro Energy Storage Project Informational Sessions in Prescott and Phoenix
2-20-18  From the Office of Commissioner Andy Tobin Commissioner Outlines Fiscal Plan to Obtain Clean Energy in Arizona
1-30-18  Arizona's Energy Modernization Plan
Proposed by Arizona Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin
1-16-18  Commissioner Andy Tobin asks Arizona’s U.S. Senators to Extend Stewardship Contracting Term Limits

12-20-17  Statement from Commissioner Tobin:
City of Phoenix extending permits for water hauling until EPCOR standpipe completed

11-27-17  EV DSM Letter
11-17-17  Commissioner Tobin letter to City of Phoenix Council
9-28-2017  Baseload Security and Resiliency Letter
9-5-17  Commissioner Andy Tobin Welcomes New Policy Advisor
6-28-17  The Navajo Council voted to approve a lease agreement to extend operations of the Navajo Generating Station to December 2019. 
6-27-17  Invite to BB Informational Meeting
6-22-17  Commission's Water Committee Wraps up First Round of Workshops
6-16-17  Commissioner Andy Tobin Calls on Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Other to Pause Deliberations of SRP's Settlement Agreement
6-15-17  Arizona Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin Disappointed in Delayed Commission Discussion on Reducing Peak System Demand, Calls for Workshop
6-10-17 ADEQ Director Misael Cabrera Unanimously Selected to Lead Water Emergency Team
5-5-17  Commissioner Andy Tobin to Hold Water Workshops
5-5-17  Commissioner Andy Tobin Press Release on Beaver Valley Water Company

4-27-17  Commissioner Andy Tobin Proposes Settlement Agreement for NGS Operations to Secure Arizona's Grid
3-24-17  Statement By Commissioner Tobin On Remote Conflicts of Interest
2-21-17  Commissioner Andy Tobin Asks Chairman Forese to Bring Commission to Northern and Western Arizona for APS Rate Case Public Hearings.

2-9-17  Commission Supports Commissioner Tobin's Proposal to Get Answers from TEP Regarding the Navajo Generating Station

Commissioner Calls TEP to Evaluate Impact of Possible NGS Closure

Tobin Amendment #1TEP

2-2-17  Commissioner Andy Tobin Calls on SRP to Find Alternative to Shutting Down Navajo Generating Station
01-10-17  Arizona Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin Unveils New Program to Help Rural Arizona Schools Connect to High-Speed Internet [RE: Docket No. RT-00000H-97-0137 (Arizona Universal Service Fund)]
12-12-16  Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin Calls for a New Direction in Energy Resource Goals for Utilities
12-09-16 RE: Resource Planning and Procurement, Docket No. E-00000V-15-0094
12-06-16 RE: Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin Calls for a New Direction in Energy Resource Goals for Utilities
11-10-16  RE: Tucson Electric Power Company, Docket Nos: E-01933A-15-0239 and E-01933A-15-0322 (Regarding Master Metered Mobile Home Parks)
10-13-16  RE: Trico Electric Cooperative, Inc. Docket No. E-01461A-15-0363
10-05-16  RE: Arizona Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin Calls for New Look at the Commission's Water Loss Policy to Improve Water Conservation
8/17/16 RE: Arizona Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin Unveils Scope of Work to Reform Commission Practices
6-24-16 RE: Inquiry Into Commission Policies, Docket No. AU-00000A-16-0141
2-23-16  RE: Application of Green Acres Water Company for Approval of an Emergency Rate Increase, Docket No. W-02271A-14-0265

Arizona debates breathtaking clean energy plan at open meeting
Arizona’s 3GW energy storage target, ‘Clean Peak plan’ part of a ‘wakeup call’ to other states
Proposed Arizona energy reform addresses forest health, bioenergy
Arizona regulator proposes 80% clean energy mandate, 3 GW storage target
High Speed Fiber-Based Internet Comes to Yavapai Schools & Libraries
11-20-17 - Commissioner Tobin on "Why We Must Save One of America's Largest Coal Plants"
11-8-17  KJZZ 91.5 - Arizona Corporation Commission Approves Water Rates for New River 
9-20-17  The Copper ERA - Commissioner Tobin town hall talks water in Loma Linda
8-17-17  Arizona Regulators Approve Solar Compromise - The Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) has approved a settlement agreement resolving utility Arizona Public Service’s (APS) comprehensive rate case, thus allowing the state’s largest electricity provider to increase its rates and implementing a key solar compromise.
8-18-17  White Mountain Independent ( Editorial) – Utility to study inclusion of biomass in its portfolio PHOENIX — Arizona Public Service on Tuesday was ordered by the Arizona Corporation Commission to research forest bioenergy as part of its portfolio during a hearing in which the commission approved its rate increase.
7-24-17  Snell & Wilmer - Arizona Corporation Commission Making Progress on New Utility Policies Affecting Water Loss, CIAC and CC&Ns

6-13-17  Arizona Daily Sun
Commissioner Andy Tobin calls for a freeze and review of the 2012 Income Tax Policy


3-29-17  AZCentral 
Commissioner Andy Tobin takes first step to run for Arizona Corporation Commission

3-15-17  BizJournals - Rural Arizona schools, libraries to see new broadband internet access
2-3-17 Arizona regulator Andy Tobin calls for emergency summit to save Navajo Generating Station near Page
01-11-17  Arizona Capitol Times - Tobin proposes phone fee to pay for rural internet access
12-12-16   Utility Dive - Arizona regulator rebukes APS gas plans, endorses renewables mandate fix
12-9-16   Utility Dive - Updated: Arizona proposal seeks to mandate renewable generation during peak demand hours

11-01-16  The State Press
Andy Tobin: The story of a cowboy, commissioner and everyting in between

3-2-16   Meeting focuses on bringing more jobs, industry to Yuma
3-1-16   Tobin talks water infrastructure issues, state utilities
2-25-16 Arizona Capitol Times New Corporation Commissioner Tobin will take to the road
12-30-15 Gov. Ducey appoints Commissioner Andy Tobin to replace Susan Bitter Smith