Sept. 29 — With the PUC’s action, the requirement for REPs to offer deferred payment plans to such customers is extended until October 12, 2017, which is the day after the PUC’s next open meeting. The PUC will consider whether further extension is appropriate prior to the October 12 expiration.
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.