SIZING UP THE COMPETITION IN TEXAS
Consumers are enjoying the benefits of the competitive electric market through lower electric prices, more energy-service provider choices and increased reliability.
November 14, 2022
Texas regulators’ long-term power market study draws some praise, much criticism
September 30, 2022
Joint Comments on ERCOT’s Proposed Amendment to ERCOT Bylaws
November 28, 2022
Final TCPA Comments on TDSP Notice to Launch Winter Load Management Pilot Programs
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 own more than 54,000 megawatts of generation capacity and 82% of all natural gas generating capacity in the ERCOT/Texas market. That’s approximately half of all the installed generation capacity and 2/3 of the non-wind capacity in ERCOT. They represent billions of dollars of investment in the state, and they employ thousands of Texans.