When executives in the Texas power industry get together, two challenges dominate the discussion: how to continue to deliver electricity cheaply and reliably. Both were the focus of a Texas Electricity Professionals Association conference last week in Dallas.
One concern is that Dallas-based Luminant plans to close two Texas coal-fired power plants next year to comply with new Environmental Protection Agency air-emissions rules.
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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.