Bringing the Land to Life

In the 1920s and ’30s, much of the soil in the Tennessee Valley was worn out to the point of worthlessness. Potent fertilizers developed by TVA helped bring the land back to life.

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The Power Behind Robotics

Ever wonder what powers the Tennessee Valley’s many STEM-related student robotics programs? Nuclear… wind… solar… hamster wheels? Nope. It's volunteers.

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Our Service Commitment

TVA’s pledges to improve life for the people of the Tennessee Valley through its commitment to service—providing affordable electricity, robust economic development and excellent environmental stewardship.

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About TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity for business customers and local power distributors serving 9 million people in parts of seven southeastern states. TVA receives no taxpayer funding, deriving virtually all of its revenues from sales of electricity. In addition to operating and investing its revenues in its electric system, TVA provides flood control, navigation and land management for the Tennessee River system and assists local power companies and state and local governments with economic development and job creation.

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Our Leadership

Our executive leadership oversees all TVA strategy, policy and operations on a daily basis. Learn about their service and dedication to the Tennessee Valley.

TVA History

TVA has long been a fundamental force in the prosperity of the Tennessee Valley, since its beginning in 1933. Here, you can read about its decade-by-decade impacts in the areas of energy production, environmental stewardship and economic development.

Volunteering at TVA

Want to make a difference to the Tennessee Valley region? Volunteer at TVA and be part of our mission of service—to provide regional stewardship, reliable power and economic development.

TVA Police

The U.S. TVA Police—(855) 476-2489—is a federally commissioned law enforcement agency dedicated to the protection of TVA’s employees, visitors and physical assets. This includes TVA public lands and lakes and the people who enjoy them.

Community Relations

Learn how TVA supports the social and economic well-being of the communities in the Tennessee Valley region through its efforts in education, human services and community enrichment.

Investor Relations

See how investing in the Tennessee Valley can be a winning proposition.

Guidelines and Reports

These documents govern TVA's daily operations and report on how it's doing.

Ombudsman

TVA’s ombudsman provides an independent channel for mediating stakeholder complaints.

Complaint Resolution Process

If you have an issue regarding your electric service account you've been unable to resolve with your local power company, TVA may be able to help.

Contact Us

Contact information for TVA’s corporate offices and emergency assistance lines.