HB 3693

HB 3693 (Government Code § 2264.001(b)) requires governmental entities (including municipalities) to publish consumption and payment information for various utility services used by the entity annually.


TCAP members will comply with the requirements of HB 3693 (Government Code 2265.001(b)) by compiling and posting the following information as soon as practicable after January 1, 2022:

1) The total metered amount of electricity, water and natural gas used by the city or goverment entity for its services in 2019. The annual metered amounts can be separately listed for each utility service without violating confidentiality terms.

2) The total amount paid for electricity, water and natural gas in 2019. The total annual cost paid for the three utlity services should be posted as one figure.


The City of Bay City purchases electricity from Reliant Engergy and Gexa Engery. In Calendar year 2021 the City purchased a total of: 8932.795 kilowatt hours.

The City of Bay City is a municipal water supplier and does not purchase water. In Calendar year 2021 the City used a total of:13,554.000 gallons of water.

The Bay City Gas Company is a natural gas supplier and is a component unit of Bay City. The City does not purchase natural gas. In Calendar year 2021, the City used a total of:
3,393.500 cubic feet

The total coast for electricity, water, and natural gas by the City in the calendar year 2021 is: