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From Arizona: Electricity deregulation doesn’t work in the real world

Then, as now, there were significant problems with this proposal. The aspiring sellers in a deregulation scenario certainly wish to profit by selling electricity, and profit honestly earned is a good thing. But in states that have tried this system, those sellers have targeted the large customers from whom profit is easily gained. They bear no responsibility for delivering affordable …

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AARP opposes electric deregulation in Arizona

From an AARP Arizona press release, 7/17/2003: “Deregulation won’t mean lower rates, it may mean paying more for power for many Arizonans,” said David Mitchell, AARP Arizona State Director. “This is evidenced by many people in deregulated states paying higher rates for their electricity after deregulation. Arizona’s residential electrical rates are already below the national average. With our hot temperatures …

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