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Consumers are enjoying the benefits of the competitive electric market through lower electric prices, more energy-service provider choices and increased reliability.

May 10, 2022

TCPA’s Michele Richmond Interviewed on CBS Austin

May 10, 2022

NPRR 1085: Joint Commenters Comments

May 10, 2022

Project 52934: Appeal Process and NPRR 1108

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Special Filings

Texas Railroad Commission

About TCPA

Dedicated to helping ensure a successful energy future for Texas

Texas Competitive Power Advocates (TCPA) is a trade association representing power generators, wholesale power marketers and retail providers with investments in Texas and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) wholesale and retail electric markets. TCPA members are dedicated to helping ensure a successful energy future for Texas by investing in and operating reliable and diversified energy sources to ensure ample and affordable electricity for Texas consumers.


TCPA members provide over 52,000 megawatts of installed capacity to the ERCOT/Texas market. That’s nearly 90 percent of the non-wind capacity in ERCOT. They represent billions of dollars of investment in the state, and they employ thousands of Texans.

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