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Dec 18, 2017, 14:15 ET CPS Energy Ranked Top Regional Electric & Gas Utility for 2017

CPS Energy recently earned another top award. The 157 year-old energy company was recently named "Customer Champion" in South Region of the United...


Dec 13, 2017, 15:42 ET CPS Energy wins 50-year, $248 Million military contract

CPS Energy, the municipally-owned electric and gas utility, was awarded a $248 million, 50 year contract by the Defense Logistics Agency for the...


Dec 12, 2017, 13:09 ET CPS Energy's Cris Eugster Appointed Co-chair Of PREPA's Transformation Advisory Council

The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) announced today that CPS Energy's Chief Operating Officer Dr. Cris Eugster has been appointed...


Dec 11, 2017, 11:48 ET San Antonio Utility Receptive To Public Input For Climate Change Strategies

On Thursday, December 7, 2017 CPS Energy along with the City of San Antonio and The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), participated in a SA...


Sep 13, 2017, 17:13 ET San Antonio electric utility answers the call for assistance to restore power in Florida

True to their People First philosophy, CPS Energy, the natural gas and electric energy provider for San Antonio, quickly responded to a request...


Jul 20, 2017, 06:00 ET CPS Energy and AACOG Partner to Better Serve San Antonio

CPS Energy has agreed to further partner with the Alamo Area Council of Governments (AACOG), ensuring air quality data collection remains active at...


Jul 10, 2017, 15:00 ET CPS Energy Named Most Trusted Utility Brand in US Southern Region

CPS Energy ranked 1st as the Most Trusted Brand for a combined (electric & gas) utility in the US Southern Region. Nationally relative to Brand...


Jun 27, 2017, 21:16 ET CPS Energy and UTSA Partner on Clean Air and Other Important Research

CPS Energy and the University of Texas-San Antonio (UTSA) are partnering again to complete a new emissions research baseline study. This will...


Jun 27, 2017, 21:16 ET CPS Energy Named Public Power Utility of Year

CPS Energy was named the Public Power Utility of the Year award by the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) for the utility's forward thinking in...


Sep 11, 2012, 11:00 ET 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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...