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TVA Requests Offers for North Carolina Compliant Swine, Poultry, and Biomass RECs

Apr 8, 2024

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Valley Authority is requesting offers for up to 2,000 Swine Renewable Energy Credits annually, 7,500 Poultry RECs, and 30,000 Biomass RECs that meet the North Carolina Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard for Compliance Year 2023 and foreseeable future.

Offers must be submitted through the TVA website by May 10, 2024.  TVA’s request is posted at

Swine, Poultry, and Biomass RECs are associated with electricity generated by waste-fueled facilities properly registered with the state of North Carolina.

TVA is a national leader in carbon reduction with nearly 60% carbon-free energy generation. Currently, TVA has over 8,000 megawatts of renewable energy in its portfolio. Adding North Carolina Swine, Poultry, and Biomass RECs are one way TVA continues to be in the top quartile for renewable energy production in the southeast United States.

About TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority is the nation’s largest public power supplier, delivering energy to 10 million people across seven southeastern states. TVA was established 90 years ago to serve this region and the nation by developing innovative solutions to solve complex challenges. TVA’s unique mission focuses on energy, environmental stewardship, and economic development. With one of the largest, most diverse, and cleanest energy systems – including nuclear, hydro, solar, gas, and advanced technologies – TVA is a leader in our nation’s drive toward a clean energy future.

TVA is a corporate agency of the United States, receiving no taxpayer funding, deriving virtually all of its revenues from sales of electricity. In addition to operating and investing its revenues in its electric system, TVA provides flood control, navigation, and land management for the Tennessee River system, and assists local power companies and state and local governments with economic development and job creation.


Scott Fiedler
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