LUBBOCK COUNTY, TX — In the next three years, Lubbock could begin to receive power from ERCOT instead of Xcel Energy.
While the Electric Utilities Board says this proposal could save LP&L $20 million per year, it caused concern for Lubbock County Commissioners at their budget hearing Wednesday.
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.