Environmental Reviews

TVA conducts environmental reviews in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act, which requires federal agencies to consider the effects of their proposed projects on the human and natural environment before final decisions are made.

Programs, Plans and Policies
Power Generation – Coal and Gas
Power Generation – Nuclear
Power Generation – Solar and Other Renewables
Economic Development
Land, Facilities and Permitting
River System Operations
Transmission
Natural Resources Management

Open for Public Comment

Allen Ash Impoundment Closure

TVA is seeking comment on an Environmental Impact Statement for the Allen Fossil Plant.

Amendments to the Watts Bar Reservoir Land Management Plan

Loudon, Meigs, Rhea, and Roane counties, Tennessee

Bull Run Ash Impoundment Closure

TVA is seeking comment on a Draft Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the Bull Run Fossil Plant.

Gallatin Surface Impoundment Closure and Restoration Project

TVA is seeking comment on an Environmental Impact Statement for the Gallatin Fossil Plant.

Potential Retirement of Bull Run Fossil Plant

BRF is located in Anderson County, Tennessee. It is the only single-generator coal-fired power plant in the TVA system.

Potential Retirement of Paradise Fossil Plant

PAF is located in Muhlenberg County in western Kentucky. It currently has one operating unit, Unit 3. Units 1 and 2 were replaced with natural gas generation in Spring 2017.