Austin city officials probably ensured Tuesday that a fight over a proposed electric-rate increase will continue, as expected, at the state level.
The City Council concluded a three-month series of workshops on the electric rate proposal, presumably meaning a final vote is all that remains, possibly on June 7.
But the council seemingly settled Tuesday on two particularly thorny issues.
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Is a policy analyst consultant for TCAP, a coalition of political subdivisions in Texas that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because energy costs are typically a significant budget item to our members, TCAP is consistently looking for ways to save our members money, through cost-saving contracts, energy efficiency or demand response programs.