Environmental Reviews

TVA’s environmental projects are open for public review.

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

Open for Public Comment

Brown Swiss Solar Farm

TVA requests your comments on its draft Environmental Assessment of proposed power purchase agreements with a solar generating facility in Greene County, Tennessee.

Closure of Coal Combustion Residual Impoundments

TVA intends to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement to address the closure of coal combustion residual impoundments at its coal-fired power plants.

Kingston Fossil Plant Bottom Ash Dewatering Facility

TVA is producing a Final Environmental Assessment for a Kingston Fossil Plant Bottom Ash Dewatering Facility near Harriman, Tennessee.

Providence Solar Center

TVA has tentatively approved an agreement to purchase the electricity generated by Silicon Ranch Corporation’s proposed 20-megawatt Providence Solar Center for up to 20 years, pending the outcome of the assessment.

Widows Creek Additional Property Disposal and Transmission Facilities

Environmental Assessment of a proposed land transfer, site grading, and transmission system construction at its Widows Creek Fossil Plant in Jackson County, Alabama.