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. These environmental reviews under NEPA typically also include assessments that facilitate compliance with other environmental review requirements such as those under the National Historic Preservation Act and the Endangered Species Act

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
Transmission
Natural Resources Management

Open for Public Comment

Allen Ash Impoundment Closure

TVA is seeking comment on an Environmental Impact Statement for the Allen Fossil Plant.

Gallatin Surface Impoundment Closure and Restoration Project

TVA is seeking comment on an Environmental Impact Statement for the Gallatin Fossil Plant.

Jackson Solar Project

TVA is seeking comment on a Draft Environmental Assessment for a proposed solar facility in Madison County, Tennessee.

Johnsonville Fossil Plant Proposed Actions

Coal Yard and Coal Yard Runoff Pond Closure, Construction of a Process Water Basin, and Development of a Borrow Site

TVA’s Section 106 Programmatic Agreement for Undertakings Subject to the National Historic Preservation Act

TVA is seeking comment on a draft programmatic agreement describing our application of Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act to assess the effects of similar and repetitive undertakings on historic properties.