El Paso Electric, which in recent years has substantially boosted its use of solar power through several large solar projects, has recently gained a national reputation as a solar leader in the electric industry.
So, it may seem counter-intuitive that the company is proposing to charge El Paso homes with solar systems more for electricity service than homes without solar power.
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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.