We supply low-cost, reliable energy for Memphis homes, businesses, schools and hospitals. TVA, MLGW and you are working to make life better in Memphis.
What’s Going On in Memphis
Memphis is important to TVA. We are prepared to act on TVA’s proposals and partner with MLGW and the City to deliver up to $2 billion of value over the next 20 years to the people and businesses of Memphis.
TVA estimates MLGW would end up spending approximately $261 million a year more if it leaves TVA, likely boosting rates by over 20%.
TVA and MLGW will partner with Memphis-area nonprofit organizations to donate $400,000 in support of initiatives that address hardships created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
TVA EnergyRight® has joined with local power companies to launch a resource that helps Memphis families in need find information more easily about federal funds available through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
TVA believes the public power model is the best value and most affordable option for electricity in Memphis and across the Valley. We are committed to making sure Memphians have all the facts, despite promises of savings from others.
Helping businesses to locate, stay or expand their operations in the Memphis area is part of TVA’s mission. Since 2012, TVA has worked with Memphis to help attract or retain 40,300 jobs and over $5 billion in capital investments.
Attorneys and other professionals recently partnered to help qualifying lower-income individuals in the Memphis area with estate planning.
TVA President and CEO Jeff Lyash spoke with the MLGW Board of Commissioners at its meeting today, and his topic was the Value Proposition that TVA brings to Memphis.
TVA and key representatives from the community participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of TVA’s Mobile Unit Weatherization Training Lab.
An important part of TVA’s mission of service is maintaining a competitive, diverse supplier base that is reflective of The Tennessee Valley region.
TVA’s EnergyRight® group is working with non-profit agencies in Memphis, supporting efforts to bring more weatherization services to town through the Home Uplift initiative.
TVA Invests in Memphis
TVA gives a glimpse of its evolving generation portfolio with the launch of a new, self-built 1 megawatt solar array at the Allen Natural Gas Plant.
An important part of TVA’s mission of service is maintaining a competitive, diverse supplier base that is reflective of our region. By welcoming businesses of all types, TVA promotes economic prosperity in local communities and across its service territory.
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TVA & MLGW
Together, TVA and our partnership with MLGW meet the needs of more than 400,000 residential and business customers in the Memphis area by:
• Delivering some of the lowest electricity rates in the country
• Providing safe, reliable energy you can depend on 24/7
• Improving the air you breathe with clean energy
• Creating jobs in your community
Have a question or comment?
Let us know. Our goal is to have and open line of communication with you.
Need help paying your energy bills?
We understand that sometimes it can be difficult to pay your energy bills, but assistance may be available through a variety of resources, including the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).
Your TVA Neighbors
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