Guest Contributor: Amanda Ormond

Amanda Ormond is the former director of the Arizona Energy Office and principal of the Ormond Group.

Commentary: Time for utility companies to reinvest in Arizona’s coalfield communities

The shift away from coal should enhance rather than weaken basic services

Arizona is losing its coal industry faster than anyone ever expected, and the state’s power generation sector can and should be reinvesting heavily now in the towns, counties and communities hit hard by this sudden turn. A report we published in February shows what’s happening in the industry across greater Arizona, where electricity generation is […]