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

Normandy Reservoir - Drought Management Plan & Optimization of Water Releases

TVA and the Tennessee Duck River Development Agency (DRA) have initiated an environmental assessment (EA) to consider alternative water release regimes from Normandy Reservoir, influencing the water flows of the Duck River.

Triploid Grass Carp Stocking for Aquatic Vegetation Management in Parksville Reservoir/ Ocoee #1

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) requests your comments on the draft environmental assessment (EA) on its proposal to introduce certified sterile (triploid) grass carp into TVA’s Ocoee Project #1 Reservoir