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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.

August 29, 2022

Texas Railroad Commission ‘under fire’ over new rules for natural gas companies

September 30, 2022

Joint Comments on ERCOT’s Proposed Amendment to ERCOT Bylaws

September 22, 2022

Project 53403: TCPA Comments on Proposal for Publication of Amendments to 16 TAC

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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