Ennis’ teamwork with more than 140 other municipalities protesting a planned Oncor rate increase looks like it will lessen the blow of the requested boost.
The cities, which took issue with Oncor’s requested $353 million rate boost to residential, commercial and street lighting, filed in January to suspend the rate. That proposed increase reportedly would have boosted the average ratepayer’s bill by $5.
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.