"So-called 'deregulation' of electric service - which really isn't deregulation at all - was wisely rejected by the Arizona Corporation Commission years ago; it has dramatically failed elsewhere; and it's an especially bad idea for Arizona," said Jay Heiler, Chairman of the Arizona Power Consumers Coalition.
concluded, "Now is not the time to chase after a half baked deregulation scheme.
rates are below the national average and current system provides reliable, price stable energy supplies during off peak and high peak times.
It is constantly innovating and looking to improve ways to provide choice, reliability and price stability without undercutting the current stability in the market place."
About Jay Heiler
- Coalition Chairman
A lawyer, journalist and political analyst, Jay Heiler is a public affairs consultant in Arizona, serving the leadership of a wide variety of both private and public sector clients.
He is founder, Chairman and President of Great Hearts Academies, a network of top-performing charter schools located around the Phoenix metro area and known across the country for successful creation of a rigorous liberal arts curriculum joined with a competitive athletics program.
was appointed by Gov.