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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.

October 17, 2021

Hope is not a strategy to keep the lights on, Texas must assure it

November 10, 2021

NPRR 1105 – Option to Deploy Distribution Voltage Reduction Measures Prior to Energy Emergency Alert (EEA)

November 30, 2021

Comments on Proposals Discussed at Nov 19 Work Session

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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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