With some exceptions, Texas does not offer net metering, making rooftop solar a tough sell. But SolarCity moved into the state last year, partnering with MP2 Energy to offer retail rates for excess generation, with similar terms to programs in other states, Greentech Media reports.
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.