Sept. 27 — Atmos Energy serves Cleburne and 171 other Texas cities. The member cities work together on a steering committee negotiate better rates with Atmos, City Manager Steve Polasek said.
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.