NRG Energy’s decision to spend $1 billion to capture carbon dioxide produced by one of the nation’s largest coal-fired power plants is deeply fascinating, endlessly debatable and ultimately the right thing to do. It’s a lesson in industrial economics, cost-benefit analysis and a tribute to the complex financial deal.
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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.