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TVA Creates ‘In Charge: Life with an Electric Vehicle’ Video Series

The 'In Charge: Life with an Electric Vehicle Series' was created to engage and inform consumers on the many benefits of EVs. Watch the five-episode series where host Raven Hernandez takes you behind the wheel of five super-charged electric vehicles (EVs) in this high-energy, road-tripping video series.
By |September 15th, 2021||0 Comments|

Snail Darter Matures from Notoriety to Success Story

On August 31, a proposal was released to remove the tiny snail darter from the endangered species list of the Endangered Species Act (ESA). In 1975, TVA's unfinished Tellico Dam threatened the snail-eating species. TVA has since improved the quality of the water and added fish habitat. If delisted, it will join 52 other species that have been removed from the ESA due to recovery efforts since 1973. 
By |September 15th, 2021||0 Comments|

Nuclear Plant in Alabama Now uses 3D-Printed Components

The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant Unit 2 in Alabama has become one of the first plants in the world to use 3D-printed fuel assembly brackets. In detail, the plant is employing four of these first-of-a-kind devices produced at DOE’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at ORNL.
By |August 23rd, 2021||0 Comments|

Governor Lee, Commissioner Rolfe Announce Kairos Power to Establish Low-Power Demonstration Reactor in Oak Ridge

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe, and Kairos Power officials announced today that the privately funded, advanced nuclear engineering company will establish a low-power demonstration reactor in Oak Ridge. Kairos Power will invest $100 million and create 55 jobs to deploy a low-power demonstration reactor at the East Tennessee Technology Park in Oak Ridge.
By |July 16th, 2021||0 Comments|

EPB Named TVA EnergyRight® Top Performer in Tennessee Valley

EPB has been named as a top performer in the Tennessee Valley Authority seven state region when it comes to helping our customers save money and energy through the TVA EnergyRight program. TVA EnergyRight, in partnership with local power companies, work together to offer innovative and valuable programs to residents and businesses in the Tennessee Valley. 
By |July 12th, 2021||0 Comments|