How Green Is Our Valley?

With sustainability becoming more important as an economic development recruiting tool, TVA amps up its region with the Valley Sustainable Communities program.

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TVA Keeps Valley Commerce on the Grow

TVA Economic Development's Senior Vice President John Bradley sits down to discuss TVA’s FY2016 results in terms of direct investment and jobs attracted and retained. (Hint: It's good news.)

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Tennessee Valley’s Automotive Fast Lane

Spurred by the presence of four automotive OEMs, the Tennessee Valley’s transportation sector is the second largest in the nation—and poised to leave Michigan in its taillights.

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About TVA Economic Development

TVA Economic Development serves the seven states that make up the TVA service area—almost all of Tennessee and parts of Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia and Kentucky. Through our partnerships with other economic development organizations, we help foster capital investment and job growth in the area. Site Selection magazine has named the TVA one of the top 10 utilities in economic development for the eleventh straight year.


TVA Economic Development works to attract new companies—which results in more jobs and investments in the Valley—and to engage existing businesses and industries to help them grow in a sustainable way. We are committed to serving our communities and corporate citizens to help them achieve lasting success in our dynamic, prosperous region. Working in concert with our partners—regional, state and community organizations—we offer site selection services, incentives, research and technical assistance to help companies locate, stay and expand existing operations in the Tennessee Valley.

Together, we help the region create opportunities that make life better for the people in the Valley.

Tennessee Valley Snapshot

TVA Site Selector

Need help finding just the right home for your company within TVA's seven-state region? Let our Site Selector suite of tools help. With Site Selector, you'll be able to search 2,000 available job sites in our GIS database, get key demographic information about subregions inside the Valley,  have access to an assortment of maps and learn much more about the benefits TVA Economic Development offers.

Why wait? Get started today.



Attract New Business

Finding locations for business and industry in the Tennessee Valley. Find your new home.

Engage Business + Industry

Nurturing communities and businesses for long-term economic prosperity. Learn more.

Serve: Teamwork with Partners

Partnerships throughout the region help us create incentive packages that work. Get information now.

Our Team

At TVA Economic Development, we have an array of specialists to help meet your needs. Meet the team.


Economic Development News

Mohawk Industries

Mohawk Industries, the world’s leading flooring manufacturer, announced plans to expand its manufacturing operations in Dickson, Tennessee. Mohawk will add a second plant near its recently built Dickson tile factory. The project plans to add 245 new jobs at full capacity and is scheduled to begin operations in late 2018. The plant will be operated by Mohawk’s Dal-Tile division, the largest manufacturer of ceramic tile in North America

Minth Group Ltd.

Minth Group Ltd.,a manufacturer of structural body, trim and decorative parts for the automotive industry, announced plans to locate its new manufacturing facility in Lewisburg, Tennessee. Minth will renovate an existing 125,000-square-foot-facility to have full manufacturing capabilities and will also act as a distribution warehouse for parts manufactured at Minth facilities abroad. The project plans to create approximately 200 new jobs and $13.2 million in capital investment

Gap Inc.

Gap Inc., an American worldwide clothing and accessories retailer, announced plans to expand its existing distribution center facility in Gallatin, Tennessee. The project plans to add more than 500 new jobs and $41.7 million in capital investment. The new capital investment will go into technology upgrades as Gap Inc. expands its online fulfillment capabilities in Sumner County.