Plant Props

Thanks to clean air efforts, TVA’s Shawnee Fossil Plant has been named by Power Magazine as one of the top power plants of 2018.

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Uplifting Lives

You may not think about it, but home improvements can sometimes have unpredicted positive effects…not only lowering your power bill and improving efficiency, but maybe even improving your health.

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Above Average Temps Heading into Autumn

Our attention may be turning toward colorful leaves, sweater weather and Halloween—but Mother Nature has other ideas. It's still plenty hot across the Valley. Here's what you can do about it.

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TVA manages 16,200 miles of transmission line to deliver 99.999% reliability. Learn about rights of way, new transmission projects and how to interconnect with our system.

Our Power System

TVA’s diverse power portfolio is ever changing. But here’s a guide to our classic powerhouses: coal, natural gas, nuclear, hydropower and renewables such as solar, wind and biogas.

Technology Innovations

TVA is working to meet future demand for cleaner, leaner power by developing innovative technologies that will help us generate and use electricity in ways that are more renewable and efficient than ever before.

Valley Renewable Energy

Whether you’re a homeowner, small business entrepreneur or larger-scale developer, we offer a spectrum of programs that provide incentives and technical support for you to develop your own renewable energy projects.

Tennessee Valley Solar Calculator

Solar—is it right for you? Check out our new Tennessee Valley Solar Calculator, which uses regional information to calculate rates, your real investment, system performance and more to help you decide whether solar is the right choice for you. Also, explore our extensive solar FAQs for up-to-date info on solar systems—what to expect and how to manage them.

Public Power Partnerships

TVA sells its power to 154 individual local power companies, 59 large industrial and institutional customers and 12 surrounding utilities that buy power from TVA off the grid. TVA’s customers serve as its partners—and to a large extent they make us who we are today.

Integrated Resource Plan

TVA is beginning work on the 2019 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP), a comprehensive study that provides direction on how to best meet future electricity demand in the changing utility marketplace.