Texas Energy Report. June 26, 2013.

Texas Energy Report alerts its readers to the publication of SPEER’s report on including energy efficiency in the ERCOT electric market as a competing resource. From the article:

“This is a critical juncture for Texas’ electric markets as the Public Utility Commission of Texas, ERCOT and the stakeholders of the ERCOT market are seriously considering changes or additions to the current structure,” said Doug Lewin, SPEER executive director. “With this report we argue that energy efficiency must be included in future discussions as doing so will benefit all Texans. We strongly believe that energy efficiency can yield a more economically efficient market here, but like any competitor, it can only prove itself if it’s allowed in the game.”

Read the full article here: Texas Falls Behind in Electric Energy Efficiency