About TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity for business customers and local power companies serving 10 million people in parts of seven southeastern states. TVA receives no taxpayer funding, deriving virtually all of its revenues from sales of electricity. In addition to operating and investing its revenues in its electric system, TVA provides flood control, navigation and land management for the Tennessee River system and assists local power companies and state and local governments with economic development and job creation.

Find out more about our service commitment.

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Our Leadership

Our executive leadership oversees all TVA strategy, policy and operations on a daily basis. Learn about their service and dedication to the Tennessee Valley.

Board of Directors | Executives

Advisory Councils

TVA’s Board of Directors created an opportunity for the public and private sectors to give input on the region’s pressing energy and environmental stewardship issues.

Regional Energy Resource Council 
Regional Resource Stewardship Council

 

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TVA History

TVA has been a fundamental force in the prosperity of the Tennessee Valley since 1933. Read about its decade-by-decade impacts in the areas of energy production, environmental stewardship and economic development.

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Community Relations

Learn how TVA supports the social and economic well-being of the communities in the Tennessee Valley region through its efforts in education, human services and community enrichment.

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Volunteering at TVA

There are many ways to volunteer and get involved at TVA, to be a part of the Valley's unfolding success story. See how you can be part of our mission of service. 

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TVA Police

The U.S. TVA Police—(855) 476-2489—is a federally commissioned law enforcement agency dedicated to the protection of TVA’s employees, visitors and physical assets. This includes TVA recreational lands and lakes.

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Diversity & Inclusion

TVA values diversity—it makes us stronger. That’s why we actively recruit employees of all races, colors, sexual orientations, ethnicities, genders, abilities, religions and ages.

Meet More People You Know

Meet more TVA employees, and learn about some of the fascinating ways they serve the Tennessee Valley through their work in energy, environmental stewardship and economic development.

They’re your friends, your family, your neighbors. Get to know them.

Speakers Bureau

Need a speaker for an upcoming event? Consider booking one from TVA. Here's how.

TVA Rates

Living in the Tennessee Valley, we enjoy electric rates lower than 70 percent of the country. But TVA provides much more than power through these low rates.

Investor Relations

Investment in TVA supports electricity, environment and economic development of the Tennessee Valley.

Guidelines and Reports

These documents govern TVA's daily operations and report on how it's doing.

Ombudsman

TVA’s ombudsman provides an independent channel for mediating stakeholder complaints.

Complaint Resolution Process

If you have an issue regarding your electric service you've been unable to resolve with your local power company, TVA may be able to help.

Contact Us

Contact information for TVA’s corporate offices and emergency assistance lines.

Educational Resources

Writing a school report? Looking for STEM activities or home school projects? Use these resources to find out about TVA's history and ongoing mission of service.

TVA STEM has lessons and activities that meet Tennessee state academic standards. You can also learn about STEM careers!

Currents of Change has interactive history lessons which trace the transformation of the Tennessee Valley from the Great Depression through today. Lessons meet Tennessee and Alabama state academic standards.