Sept. 6 — FERC staff “has not discussed the merits of any ‘grid resilience’ proposal that would seek to prefer one form of generation over another with executive branch officials,” Chairman Kevin McIntyre wrote. The staff, however, routinely communicates with the Department of Energy on “a host of matters of shared responsibility including intelligence, personnel and legal process.”
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.