Feb. 17 — An effective ring-fence is one potential offset. It’s a form of insurance, said Geoffrey Gay, who represents cities in utility cases. It may not seem necessary, given NextEra’s current strength, but the PUC has to look ahead.
“You never need insurance until there’s a crisis,” Gay said
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.