The Conservative Texans for Energy Innovation write about its new report which finds that clean energy projects are a boon to the Texas economy.
- The report found that landowners will directly receive $11.8-$21.7 in payments over all existing and planned clean energy project lifetimes.
- Planned utility scale wind, solar, and storage projects will also pay as much as $15.9 billion in tax revenue to local jurisdictions.
- As Texas has shown, an all-of-the-above energy strategy that allows markets to pick winners and losers is the most effective strategy to drive innovation and economic progress.
- Texas should continue to implement free market energy policies and reject current PUC proposals which would lead to the government unfairly favoring fossil fuel projects.
Read the full article here.