State leaders and private-sector energy experts will meet at the Irving Energy Summit to discuss developing Texas’ natural resources.
Officials also will discuss at the Thursday summit whether the current electricity infrastructure is sufficient to supply power to businesses and residents statewide.
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.