Oil production in the region has grown faster than the infrastructure needed to meet new electricity demands. That has strained the grid, increasing costs for a host of nonprofits, churches, schools and other businesses in the region’s once-sleepy communities.
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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.