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TVA Board of Directors Hosts Virtual Meeting on Aug. 27

Aug 20, 2020

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Valley Authority Board of Directors will again conduct its scheduled quarterly meeting in a virtual format at 10 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Aug. 27, to comply with COVID-19 guidelines supporting the health and safety of TVA team members, the public and their families during the ongoing pandemic.

Although physical distancing requirements continue to make in-person comments in a traditional listening session impractical, the board encourages interested members of the public to make their opinions and comments heard through written comments. Individuals may submit written comments through the board’s webpage at no later than 5 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, Aug. 25. Individuals without computer access may contact Wilson Taylor, TVA’s ombudsman, at 865-776-7015. All comments will be presented to the board members prior to their Aug. 27 meeting.

The board will consider the following agenda items:

  1. Approval of minutes of the May 7, 2020, Board Meeting
  2. Report from President and CEO
  3. Report of the Finance, Rates, and Portfolio Committee
  4. Report of the Audit, Risk, and Regulation Committee
  5. Report of the External Relations Committee
  6. Report of the Nuclear Oversight Committee
  7. Report of the People and Performance Committee
  8. Governance Items
    A. Committee Assignments
    B. Assistant Corporate Secretary
  9. Information Items
    A. FY21 Spending Authority
    B. Financing Authority
    C. Customer Generator Resale Rate Classifications
    D. Back-to-Business Extension
    E. FY21 External Auditor Selection
    F. Selection of Board Chair
    G. Pandemic Relief Bill Credit

The board meeting can be viewed live from the board of directors’ webpage at The link will be available a few minutes prior to start time of the meeting. TVA management will answer questions from the news media following the board meeting.

Anyone who wishes to comment on any agenda item in writing may send comments to: TVA Board of Directors, Board Agenda Comments, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902.

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