Community solar has long been touted as the best way to open access to solar energy to all customers, but Reliant’s new approach could open up new methods for customers who can’t afford solar panels or are reluctant to install them. But it also doesn’t depend on building a large array of solar either.
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.