Power Your Home for Less than a Mocha a Day

How much does it cost to power your home per day? It may surprise you that the cost is less than a morning mocha latte. We caught up with TVA Chief Financial Officer John Thomas to discuss the value of electricity.

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Paradise by the Construction Light

Construction of the Paradise Combined Cycle Plant near Drakesboro, Kentucky, is nearing 75 percent completion. When it's finished, it will provide 1,025 megawatts of flexible, reliable power for the Tennessee Valley.

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Plants of the Past

These five TVA coal-fired power plants have been closed over the years. But the shuttered powerhouses deserve recognition for the role they played in the development of Valley—generating electricity, jobs and history.

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Transmission

Power on! Most power users—and you might be one—probably never give any thought to our extensive power transmission system. That's because we’re doing our job, and doing it well.

Our Power System

TVA's diverse power portfolio is ever changing. But here's a guide to our classic powerhouses: coal, natural gas, nuclear, hydropower and renewable such as solar, wind and biogas.

Technology Innovations

TVA is working to meet future demand for cleaner, leaner power by developing innovative technologies that will help it generate electricity in ways that are more renewable and efficient than ever before—designed to keep you comfortable while preserving natural resources.

Renewable Energy Solutions

Whether you’re a homeowner, small business entrepreneur or larger-scale developer, we provide incentives and technical support for you to develop your own renewable energy projects and potentially sell power back to TVA.

Our Customers

TVA sells its power to 154 individual local power companies, 59 large industrial and institutional customers, and 12 surrounding utilities that buy power from TVA power off the grid. TVA's customers serve as its partners—and to a large extent they make us who they are today.

Integrated Resource Plan

TVA’s IRP is a power planning roadmap to 2033 examining a variety of economic, regulatory and market-driven scenarios and strategies to help TVA respond to changing energy demands while continuing to provide reliable power at the lowest possible cost.