April 7 — Houston is the energy capital of the world. Its oil industry executives and climate activists, usually viewed as adversaries, suddenly have a unique opportunity to work together and demonstrate courageous leadership. Climate advocates in the U.S. have long favored reducing oil production because the world cannot possibly address a warming planet without reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
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.