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.

Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation

907 N. Main Street, Carthage, Tennessee 37030,
Phone: (615) 735-2940

Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation serves Jackson, Overton, Putnam, Smith and portions of Clay, De Kalb, White, Wilson, Macon and Pickett counties in Middle Tennessee. Incorporated in 1938, UCEMC today has more than 498000 business and residential members and maintains more than 4,500 miles of transmission line. It partners with TVA to bring its customers energy efficiency programs such as eScore, as well as the green power program Green Power Switch.


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.