Environmental Reviews

TVA conducts environmental reviews in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act, which requires federal agencies to consider the effects of their proposed projects on the human and natural environment before final decisions are made.

Programs, Plans and Policies
Power Generation – Coal and Gas
Power Generation – Nuclear
Power Generation – Solar and Other Renewables
Economic Development
Land, Facilities and Permitting
River System Operations
Natural Resources Management

Open for Public Comment

Management of Coal Combustion Residuals from the Shawnee Fossil Plant

TVA requests your comments on the scope of its draft environmental impact statement (EIS) on the Shawnee Fossil Plant (SHF) Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR) Management.

Rock Island State Park Recreation Easement - Draft Environmental Assessment

The State of Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) has requested a 40-year term recreation easement over 367 acres of TVA-managed public lands for the purposes of public recreation, including up to 5 acres for commercial recreation.