Any economist will tell you that a competitive market will, over time, evolve and industries need to adapt or ultimately go the way of the rotary phone.
The Texas electric market, which is managed by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, is no different. In its first decade, ERCOT’s market has become extremely efficient, seen incredible innovation and provided consumers with a wide array of choices not found in many other states and regions.
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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.