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
TVA intends to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement to address the closure of coal combustion residual impoundments at its coal-fired power plants.
TVA requests your comments on the draft environmental assessment (EA) on Straight Creek Properties Disposal of Coal Reserves in Bell and Harlan Counties, Kentucky. Comments must be received by November 5, 2015.