A new report is out showing the economic benefits of renewable energy facilities in rural Arizona. The Western Way, a conservation group, and the Yuma County Chamber of Commerce, have released the report titled “The Economic Benefits of Arizona Rural Renewable Energy Facilities.” It shows a $9.4 billion contribution to Arizona’s economy. Jaime Molera of the Western Way will tell us more about the report.
Arizona PBS will broadcast two new specials focused on race in America following the murder of George Floyd on May 25, 2020, and the ensuing protests that erupted across the country.
This compelling story of a fight for LGBTQ rights and justice is also a chilling reminder of how easy it can be, during a time of fear and uncertainty, to trample the rights of an entire class of people in the name of patriotism and national security.
As part of our celebration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, Arizona PBS is sharing stories of women to continue to shatter the glass ceiling and transform modern history. From those who fought for women’s constitutional right to vote in the United States to present-day changemakers, meet trailblazing women who have changed the course of history.