BTU is one of four entities — including the cities of Garland, Denton and Greenville — that comprise the Texas Municipal Power Agency. BTU General Manager Gary Miller said Friday that though TMPA does have a potential buyer lined up for the Gibbons Creek plant, it has not yet sold.
— The Bryan-College Station Eagle
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.