Cooling Arizona’s largest central business district reliably and efficiently


Clearway Community Energy Phoenix provides energy-efficient and environmentally sound district cooling services to buildings in downtown Phoenix. The downtown Phoenix system started it all, beginning operation in 2001 by serving Bank One Ballpark, now called Chase Field, now serving 44 buildings in downtown Phoenix.

With a reliability record of 99.99% since 2001, Clearway Community Energy Phoenix produces and distributes chilled water around the clock -to customer buildings in the Phoenix central business district including the City of Phoenix, Chase Field, Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix Convention Center, Arizona State University, Maricopa County, Sheraton Hotel, several biomedical research facilities and high-rise condominiums and office complexes. This system encompasses three main plants and two auxiliary plants conditioning more than 12 million square feet of building space via four miles of chilled-water pipelines.

Clearway Community Energy Phoenix has demonstrated customer energy savings of approximately 13% after its connection to the downtown system.

System Profile

System Type:District Energy - Chilled Water

Total Capacity:27,500 tons chilled water, 96,000 tons ice storage

Plants and Equipment:Plants and Equipment: 3 plants - 16 chillers, 2 thermal ice storage tanks

Distribution:14,750 ft chilled water distribution system

Types of Customers Served

  • Commercial and Industrial
  • Convention Center
  • Data Centers
  • Health Care
  • Higher Education
  • Hotels
  • Municipal, County, State, and Federal Government
  • Residential Developments
  • Sports Arenas

Notable Customers

  • Arizona State University
  • Chase Field
  • City of Phoenix
  • Maricopa County
  • RED Development
  • University of Arizona
Phoenix Service Area


Clearway Community Energy Phoenix

One East
Washington Street
Suite 280
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Stephen Sorrentino

General Manager

Jay Zaghloul

Sales & Development