"The Future of Texas Electricity: Markets or Mandates?" Room 410
Since Texas began the march to competition in the electricity market over 15 years ago, increased competition and efficiency in the marketplace has made profits harder to come by. When the growing burden of regulation is added to this, it is no wonder that many companies are taking their capital to other states, rather than building new generation in Texas. This panel will examine how to get government out of the way and let the Texas electricity market continue its unprecenedneted success.