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.

Mountain Electric Cooperative

604 South Church St., Mountain City, Tennessee 37683,
Phone: (423) 727-1800

Mountain Electric Cooperative serves Johnson, Unicoi and Carter counties in Tennessee, and Avery, Burke, McDowell and Watauga counties in North Carolina. Incorporated in 1941, the company today has over 33,500 business and residential electric customers and maintains more than 2,250 miles of transmission line. MEC partners with TVA to offer its customers energy efficiency programs such as EnergyRight Solutions and eScore, and to actively participate in economic development for its service territory.


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.