Sept. 7 — Our oil and gas industry serves us well, and it will for years to come. Texas is also adapting and diversifying, adding emissions reduction technologies to make traditional fuels more sustainable, while growing renewable energy to bring additional economic opportunities to rural communities and zero-emission affordable power to consumers and industry. In this time of economic and societal strain, the energy sector looks to our state government for a stable and reliable business environment, one in which capital investments can be made to drive our economic recovery.
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.