Electric & Gas Issues
Working in concert with other organizations, TCCFUI has been actively involved in matters related to Electric Resource Advocacy, Reserve Margin and Electric Emergency Response. TCCFUI has represented city interests before both the Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Railroad Commission of Texas.
TCCFUI has been actively involved in every legislative session since 1997. During the 2015 Texas legislative session, TCCFUI worked to defeat industry sponsored bills that would have negatively impacted cities’ interests. TCCFUI has provided testimony on legislation of interest to municipalities, including legislation relating to a city’s control over its public right-of-way.