Jan. 3 — The utility issued a request for proposals in June of 2017 and received bids through October of 2018 after finding it would need an additional 370 MW to meet 2022-2023 demand. The winning solicitations include a 226 MW natural gas combustion turbine, 200 MW of utility-scale solar and 100 MW of energy storage.
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.