Doing Business with TVA

TVA has business relationships with its suppliers, power distributors, and many other organizations and individuals.

TVA has business relationships with power distributors, suppliers and many other individuals and organizations. Here's a guide to finding more information about business transactions.

Supplier Diversity

In seeking to do business with firms that offer exceptional products and services at competitive prices, we welcome businesses of all types—small, minority-owned, woman-owned, veteran-owned, service-disabled, veteran-owned, and those located in historically underutilized business (HUB) zones among others. Learn more on our Supplier Diversity page.


The Supplier Connections Portal links you to TVA’s Supply Chain, which manages contracts that provide services and materials to TVA and oversees warehousing, investment recovery, and logistics operations. Read answers to the most frequently asked questions about doing business with TVA, and register to become a supplier.

Power Distributors

The Online Connection is a password-protected site serving TVA’s public power distributors and trade and business groups that work directly with TVA business units. Find product information, news and events, and contact information.

Make a Payment

eCollection allows customers to make payments to TVA using the government's secure online payment system,

Sales and Auctions

TVA sells surplus material and equipment such as pumps, motors and vehicles. Find out about current sales and auctions.

Shoreline Construction Permits

A permit is needed for any type of major or minor construction project along the Tennessee River and its tributaries, including docks, boathouses, steps, and fences. View information on shoreline construction permits.

TVA Antenna Collocation

With more than 100,000 transmission structures, hundreds of communication towers, and properties located throughout an 80,000-square-mile region, TVA offers the perfect solution for locating communication antennas in the Tennessee Valley. Find out more about TVA antenna collocation.


RFI for Renewable Energy

TVA is exploring the availability and interest of market participants in providing energy from renewable energy sources for possible future Power Purchase Agreements. See the Request for Information. Please continue to monitor this site for any additional information that may be available during the RFI process.