Obama, in Dallas, said, “Right now, here in Texas, wind power is already cheaper than dirty fossil fuels.”
Wind-generated electricity is offered for sale in Texas at lower prices than power fired by coal or natural gas. Unsaid: Wind power, unlike electricity fueled by oil or gas, isn’t always available.
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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.