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.

Integrated Resource Plan

The Integrated Resource Plan examines the ways TVA can meet future demand for power in new and innovative ways. Considering costs, environmental factors, reliability, regulations and energy efficiency, the plan will determine how TVA’s generation portfolio will look in the future. Read more about the 2015 Integrated Resource Plan.

Open for Public Comment

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.

River Bend Solar Project

The River Bend Solar Project would occupy approximately 645 acres in Lauderdale County, Alabama, about five miles west-northwest of Florence.

Programs, Plans and Policies