Nov. 22 — Are utilities trying to avoid large spikes in demand? Not really. Energy demand on holidays is lower than your typical day. Your bill might be higher, but across the United States, businesses with large power demand from retail shops to industrial manufacturers are closed.
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.