Cybersecurity: The New First Line of Defense

In the face of ever-increasing cybersecurity threats worldwide, TVA operates a state-of-the-art Cybersecurity Operations Center within its Chattanooga office complex.

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Uplifting Lives

You may not think about it, but home improvements can sometimes have unpredicted positive effects…not only lowering your power bill and improving efficiency, but maybe even improving your health.

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TVA's Mission Goes to Puerto Rico

Five TVA employees have returned from Puerto Rico where they supported the restoration of electricity following the devastating hurricane that blacked out the entire island. What they experienced might surprise you.

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Helping Hands in North Carolina

TVA is doing its part to help get the lights back on for those affected by Hurricane Florence—contributing crews on the ground and in the air.

Teaching the Teachers About Biodiversity

TVA gathered top educators from six states to help them learn more about the Tennessee Valley’s eco-system in order to bring the outdoors into their classrooms.

MTEMC Breaking Solar Barriers

Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation (MTEMC), the second-largest electric co-op in the nation, is building a cleaner future by eliminating solar barriers for their members. Learn more.

Understanding EV Charging Patterns

TVA, along with Nashville Electric Service (NES) and Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation (MTEMC), are collaborating with Fleetcarma to better understand electric vehicle charging through a two-year program called Smart Charge Nashville.

Top of Her Class

TVA’s Heidi Smith, general manager of global business for TVA, has been named among the top 50 economic developers of the year for her unflinching commitment to not only success, but service too.

TVA Customers See Fuel Rate Drop

Wholesale fuel rates for September 2018 will decline to the lowest level since May. The overall system cost for September is 15 percent lower than the three-year average for the month. This is primarily due to expectations for higher hydro generation and lower gas rates.

TVA Helped Make the Digital World Possible

TVA, quartz and computer chips. What do they have in common with the digital revolution? Without TVA you might not be reading this article—or anything else—on your laptop, iPad or mobile phone. Learn more.

Fishing for Scholarships

Valley-based Bethel University broke new ground by offering scholarships for bass fishing athletes. Now it’s a collegiate fishing powerhouse.

A Green Turn of Events

Big or small, the Electric Power Board of Chattanooga can help make your wedding, reunion or convention eco-friendly. Learn how you can use EPB’s Solar Share to protect the environment and have a great, green event.

High Tech Hotspots

A recent Wall Street Journal article has named three U.S. cities as the “next tech hotspots.” Two of them are in the Valley.

An App for Anglers’ Advantage

Join with savvy anglers and download the TVA Lake Info app, and learn to work with the Tennessee River system’s currents. It’s an essential tool for every tackle box.

The Power of Community

What once was a landfill off I-65 is now the site of Nashville’s first community solar park, aptly named “Music City Solar.”

Catch Those Carp!

TVA is working with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency to promote fishing of Asian carp to reduce populations of this invasive species in the Valley’s reservoirs.

Rembrandt Conservator Works to Restore Historic TVA Mural

In preparing Norris Dam for an influx of visitors during its 80th anniversary, TVA employees uncovered a beautiful—but very damaged—Robert Birdwell mural. Now efforts are underway to restore it.

Be On the Lookout for Water Hyacinth

Alabama’s Most Wanted: Green with curled, shiny leaves and beautiful purple flower. Currently floating in Lake Guntersville. If you see the suspect, pull it out of the water immediately!

Boone Dam Project

TVA has found the fix for seepage at Boone Dam: a composite seepage barrier made of non-erodible material. Construction will take five to seven years. Maximum safety measures will remain in place throughout the process. Read more about Boone Dam.

 

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