Feb. 24 — Crews of Atmos Energy fanned out across a northwest Dallas neighborhood, trying to pinpoint the cause of a house explosion that killed a 12-year-old and injured four others. The explosion was so violent that it blew the siding off the house. Neighbors were evacuated from their houses.
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.