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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|

Techstars Joins Forces with TN Powerhouses to Bring the Techstars Industries of the Future Accelerator to Oak Ridge-Knoxville in 2022

Techstars, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee Valley Authority, and the University of Tennessee announce new accelerator focused on emerging technologies to support technological breakthroughs and economic security
By |June 4th, 2021||0 Comments|

UT, ORNL and TVA Join Together to Launch Tech Startup Accelerator

Three of East Tennessee's major institutions are launching a collaboration aimed at making the Knoxville-Oak Ridge corridor a national innovation hub.
By |June 3rd, 2021||0 Comments|

TVA and Kairos Power to Collaborate on Low-Power Demonstration Reactor

The Tennessee Valley Authority and Kairos Power have announced plans to collaborate on deploying a low-power demonstration reactor at the East Tennessee Technology Park in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. As part of this agreement, TVA will provide engineering, operations, and licensing support to help Kairos Power deploy its low-power demonstration reactor, named Hermes.
By |May 6th, 2021||0 Comments|