Reliant Energy said it is a very unusual case of identity theft.
They believe the thief goes door-to-door, telling people he or she can offer cheap electricity, then takes cash from the residents, but sets up the electric account under a different person’s name.
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.