March 4 — That idea is supported by hundreds of Texans who at my urging complained to the PUC, and by pro-consumer groups such as Texas ROSE (Ratepayers’ Organization to Save Energy) and Texas Coalition for Affordable Power. The Dallas Morning News editorial board also voiced support a year ago.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.