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The Tennessee Valley Authority is seeking public input on a proposed 150-MW solar power purchase agreement currently under development in the TVA's home state. The TVA has entered into an agreement with Elora Solar LLC...
The Tennessee Valley Authority has shut down its Sequoyah Nuclear Plant’s Unit 1 for a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage. The break comes after Sequoyah Unit 1 generated nearly 1.4 billion kWh of electricity over more than 500...
The Kingston Fossil Plant itself has been in operation since 1955. Its nine coal-fired units have a total capacity of about 1,400 MW, according to the TVA.
The Sugar Camp Energy’s proposed expansion would include more than 12,000 acres of TVA-owned coal reserves in Hamilton and Franklin counties in Illinois.
TVA CEO Jeff Lyash said the upgrades, coupled with increased use of solar power, will help TVA reduce carbon emissions by 70 percent of 2005 levels by 2030.
A new water management system for coal combustion residuals (CCRs) will reduce the footprint from 435 acres to three, according to the TVA.
The Clinch River site is considered to be a next-generation nuclear technology project by the TVA.
PPL, Xcel and Southern California Edison are the three finalists in the investor owned utility division.