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TCAP Members Receive Summertime Dividends

The Texas Coalition for Affordable Power, an electricity buying group comprised of Texas cities and political subdivisions, in June rebated back to its members $750,000. Nearly 90 percent of TCAP’s 169 political subdivisions will receive the checks. Individual...

Jay Doegey takes reins at TCAP

Former city attorney Jay Doegey, a Navy veteran with more than 35 years of experience in municipal government, has been named executive director of the Texas Coalition for Affordable Power. With his appointment, Mr. Doegey returns to an organization over which he...

Study: Automatic Bill Payment Programs Cost Money, Increase Consumption

Looking to cut your electric consumption?  One way to do so — and save money to boot — is to avoid automatic bill payment programs. That’s the conclusion of Duke University economist Steven Sexton, who finds in a new peer reviewed study that enrollment in automatic...

Three Shocking Utility Expenses

Magazine: Texas Cities Guard Against Unfair Rate Hikes Here’s a fun fact: it’s your local government — cities — that serve as the first line of defense against unfair utility rate hikes.  It’s cities that have original jurisdiction over local energy utilities, and...

TCAP Pilot Project Delivers Savings

Abilene, West Central Texas Municipal Water District, Other Political Subdivisions among First Beneficiaries ABILENE -- Approximately $35,000 — that’s the estimated savings realized by the City Of Abilene and the West Central Texas Municipal Water District thanks to...

TCAP Board President Jay Doegey Retires

Jay Doegey, the man who deftly led the Texas Coalition for Affordable Power from its inception and who for years has worked tirelessly on behalf of Texas energy consumers, has retired. “It’s hard to overstate the contributions Jay has made on behalf of energy...

New Video by Tips for Texas Electric Shoppers Are your electric bills gobbling up your checking account? Maybe it’s time to switch power companies. And is here to help. As a special Thanksgiving treat, the electric consumer website has released a new...

TCAP Member Cities Receive End-Of-Year Dividends

More than $650,000 in electricity rebate checks are being distributed this month to scores of cities and other political subdivisions — an unexpected holiday boon courtesy of the Texas Coalition for Affordable Power. More than 85 percent of TCAP’s 168 member cities...

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