Free CPR with rescue breath classes offered

Several Valley fire departments, in partnership with SRP and the Drowning Prevention Coalition, are offering free cardiopulmonary resuscitation classes to the public during the month of August. Go to preventdrownings.org and click “Learn CPR” under the Prevention tab for a list of available classes. Some are certification and others are awareness classes, according to a release. CPR […]

J.D. Power: SRP ranks highest in customer satisfaction in West for 20th year

Salt River Project ranks highest in customer satisfaction in the western U.S. among large electric utilities for the 20th time in the 21 years that J.D. Power has been surveying residential electric customers and the 18th year in a row. According to the 2019 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study, issued by J.D. Power, electric […]

SRP classes help businesses prepare for monsoon

Salt River Project is hosting a free workshop to help business customers prepare for storm season. Business managers are encouraged to sign up to learn how to reduce outage risks and maintain critical operations if the lights go out, according to a release. Topics covered include: Tips to create a business continuity plan Learn about […]

SRP receives OK for Southeast Power Link through Queen Creek, Mesa

The Arizona Corporation Commission this week unanimously approved a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility for an SRP power line project. SRP officials stated in a release that the Southeast Power Link “will enable Salt River Project to meet growing energy needs in the Southeast Valley.” Wednesday’s approval was the final step of the application for the […]

Arizona Forward’s Environmental Excellence Awards ‘reflect visionary efforts’

The Northern Arizona Forest Fund took the top honor Saturday night in the Environmental Excellence Awards presented by SRP at the Westin Kierland Resort. Judges also named the Arizona Pure Water Brew Challenge as winner of the Governor’s Award for Arizona’s Future, and two new categories – Sustainability Champion and Waste Reduction – made their […]

SRP extends temporary decrease in electricity prices

Salt River Project’s Board of Directors has approved increasing the amount and extending a six-month temporary decrease in electricity prices passed earlier this year for SRP customers. Under the six-month extension recommended by SRP management, prices will be reduced by an additional $24.2 million – or approximately 2.3 percent – effective with the November 2018-April […]

Power to the people: 7-mile project offers southeast Valley energy solution, SRP says

Salt River Project is seeking to construct a 7-mile overhead 230-kilovolt power line along a half-mile stretch of Crismon Road into Queen Creek and the rest in southeast Mesa. Meetings are to be held in September to solicit local residents’ input on the project, which also includes a 230/69-kV receiving station. “We have a lot […]

SRP summer 2018 electric prices drop 1 percent

Salt River Project’s Board of Directors has approved a temporary decrease in electricity prices for more than 1 million SRP customers effective with the May-October 2018 billing cycles. Prices will be decreased by approximately 1 percent under the $18.8 million temporary reduction, the third such decrease proposed by management and approved by the SRP board […]

SRP stresses safety with holiday lighting, decorations

Salt River Project is encouraging customers to stay safe this holiday season as they plug in holiday decorative lights, surge protectors and extension cords. Each year, hundreds of homes are damaged or destroyed by fires that start with overloaded circuits, Christmas trees or holiday lights, according to the National Fire Protection Association. “The most important […]

SRP among top 100 adoption-friendly workplaces

Salt River Project on Sept. 25 was recognized for its employee adoption benefits by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. SRP was ranked No. 89 overall on the organization’s 2017 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces List and second among a group of 100 U.S. energy and utility companies, according to a press release. It is the second […]