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Jun 30, 2015, 13:33 ET
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Energy Hogs Be Gone: CPS Energy's Cool Energy Program Expands Offerings to San Antonio Customers with Window ACs

 The popular CPS Energy Cool Energy Program for window air conditioners (AC) has expanded its offerings for qualified residential customers in...

Sep 11, 2012, 11:00 ET
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SEPA Names Beneby Utility CEO of the Year

CPS Energy's groundbreaking mega solar and economic development project prompted the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) to name the utility's...

Aug 13, 2012, 14:46 ET
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New Energy Economy Project Boosts CPS Energy's Solar Power And Area Education

CPS Energy added 10 megawatts (MW) of solar energy to its portfolio with the completion of a New Energy Economy project in Somerset, Texas. The...

Jul 23, 2012, 14:00 ET
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CPS Energy And OCI Solar Power Launch Largest Municipally Owned Mega Solar Project In San Antonio, Bringing At Least 800 Jobs

 A landmark deal signed today by CPS Energy and OCI Solar Power will result in the construction of 400 megawatts (MW) of solar energy, bring...

Jun 18, 2012, 18:44 ET
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Nearly 20 MW Solar Project Brings Water and Electricity Together

 CPS Energy's President and CEO Doyle Beneby, Mayor Julián Castro and other leaders ceremoniously cut a unique bowtie-styled ribbon to...

Mar 12, 2012, 17:56 ET
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Gas Plant Agreement Advances Utility Toward Cleaner, More Diverse Fleet

 In an era of increasing environmental regulations, CPS Energy is one of the first utilities in the nation to make a proactive transition from...

Jan 11, 2012, 14:38 ET
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CPS Energy Attracts Global Manufacturers With Solar Project

In a unique, first-of-its kind generation-to-manufacturing proposal, CPS Energy is entering into negotiations for a power purchase agreement...

Oct 24, 2011, 17:49 ET
Casa Verde SA Recipient Elisa Teveni smiles as sun shines on her front window which now has a solar screen. Teveni's home marked the 3,000th to be weatherized through the Casa Verde SA weatherization program, a partnership between CPS Energy and the City of San Antonio. Weatherization measures at her home, built in the 1920s, included wall, floor and attic insulation; solar screens; weather stripping and caulking; a new wall furnace; and compact fluorescent lights.  (PRNewsFoto/CPS Energy, Vincent McDonald)

3,000 Homes Weatherized Through Casa Verde SA Program

CPS Energy and the City of San Antonio mark a major milestone today with the partners Casa Verde SA program, officially weatherizing 3,000 homes...

Jun 20, 2011, 15:09 ET
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San Antonio Positioning to Be at the Forefront of New Energy Economy in U.S.

Flanked by CPS Energy Board Chair Derrick Howard and President & CEO Doyle Beneby, Mayor Julian Castro raised the curtain today on new...