TVA’s Mightiest Work

In dedicating the massive Kentucky Dam, President Harry S. Truman summed up the success of TVA, a formula comprised of modern science, good management and common sense.

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Perseverance Pays

This proud tobacco farm girl learned early the value of hard work and determination. She earned four degrees and secured a position as senior manager in TVA’s hydro program, even as she deals with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Mother Nature is bringing the Valley freezing temperatures, and—potentially—higher heating bills. Following these energy-saving tips will help you stay cozy while keeping your utility bill under control.

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The Unified Development of the Tennessee River plan stressed TVA was to provide flood control, navigation and electricity for the region. TVAs dams are tangible evidence of its primary mission: improving life in the Tennessee Valley. We’re celebrating the 80th anniversary of the plan with a yearlong look at 25 dams it inspired.