The Public Utility Commission of Texas last week approved a draft preliminary decision that would approve NextEra’s plan to purchase Oncor Electric Delivery Co. LLC., though SNL Energy reports some changes to the order may still be in the works, but the approval means a hearing in mid February is the next step.
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.