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Applications will be open for three weeks

April 29, 2024 (SAN ANTONIO) – Applications to be a member of the CPS Energy Community Input Committee (CIC), formerly the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC), are officially open and will close on Friday, May 17, 2024. Those interested in applying can visit CPS Energy’s website at

CPS Energy is seeking to add four additional community members to the CIC. The CPS Energy Board of Trustees will select one candidate from their respective quadrant.  Interested applicants can view the quadrant map and use an interactive tool to determine their quadrant at CPS Energy Board of Trustees quadrants.

Additionally, the CIC is seeking to fill an existing seat for an at-large member. This member must live outside the San Antonio city limits and within the CPS Energy service territory. Qualifying applicants for the at-large member must reside in one of the 31 suburban cities or the unincorporated area of Bexar County.

After the application period ends, the CPS Energy Board of Trustees will review all applications and select one member from each of the four quadrants.  The current CIC will select the at-large candidate, following past protocol. New candidates will be brought before the CPS Energy Board of Trustees for final approval at their meeting on Monday, June 24, 2024.

The CIC will provide feedback to the Board of Trustees and CPS Energy management on key initiatives, as requested by the Board. The CIC will have three subcommittees: Power & Technology; Rates, Finance & Business, and Customer Relations & Communications. Every member will have the opportunity to serve on one or multiple subcommittees.


About CPS Energy

Established in 1860, CPS Energy is the nation’s largest public power, natural gas, and electric company, providing safe, reliable, and competitively priced service to more than 930,114 electric and 381,379 natural gas customers in San Antonio and portions of seven adjoining counties. Our customers’ combined energy bills rank among the lowest of the nation’s 20 largest cities – while generating $9 billion in revenue for the City of San Antonio for 80 years. As a trusted and strong community partner, we continuously focus on job creation, economic development, and educational investment. We are powered by our skilled workforce, whose commitment to the community is demonstrated through our employees’ volunteerism in giving back to our city and programs aimed at bringing value to our customers. CPS Energy is among the top public power wind energy buyers in the nation and number one in Texas for solar generation.

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