TVA’s Local Power Company Partners

We work hand-in-hand with our local power companies to fulfill our mission of providing low-cost, reliable public power to the 10 million people of the Tennessee Valley. What follows is a full list of our partners throughout the region.


Click the title for more info about each local power company.

BVU Authority

15022 Lee Highway, Bristol, Vermont 24202,
Phone: (276) 669-4112

BVU Authority (BVU) provides electric, water and wastewater utility services to areas of Southwest Virginia, including: The City of Bristol, Virginia; portions of Virginia’s Washington and Scott Counties, and limited locations in Sullivan County, Tennessee.

The BVU Electric Division supplies power to over 16,300 locations in a 125 square mile service area. Power is distributed to customers via ten substations, 29 miles of transmission lines and approximately 577 miles of distribution lines.

Local Power Companies by State

Get to Know Your Local Power Company Neighbors

Powered by People You Know is a TVA-sponsored video series that visits local power companies throughout the Valley and gets to know them through the work and home lives of their members. Here, we meet Phillip Chaney, general manager of Scottsboro Electric Power Board.