June 19 — When gas is flared, it releases harmful pollutants like particulate matter and sulfur dioxide. Simply allowing it to leak into the atmosphere is equally problematic. Natural gas contains methane, which is a potent greenhouse gas.
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.