TVA, MLGW and Memphis

We supply low-cost, reliable energy for Memphis homes, businesses, schools and hospitals. TVA, MLGW and you are working to make life better in Memphis.

What’s Going On in Memphis

TVA and Shelby County Schools Launch Literacy Tour for Black History Month

“In our community in particular, it is so important for young men and women who will become our future leaders to see what they can become. You cannot be what you cannot see.” — Ileanette Rosado-Wilson, Shelby County Schools

Women in TVA’s Memphis Office Empowered and Uplifted

“Progress for women is progress for everyone. When one woman walks through a door, that door is opened for other women. We have to help each other.” — Gale Jones Carson, MLGW

TVA Highlights STEM Champs at West Tennessee Competition

“Robotics has taught me to work with other people, to respect everybody’s ideas and to express my own ideas.” — Emma Caesar, Shining Stars Robotics Team

On the Fast Track

TVA’s EnergyRight Solutions for Business + Industry and Memphis Light, Gas and Water team up to help railroad company grow in Memphis.

TVA and MLGW Partner in Service for MLK Day in Memphis

"You’re giving back now, and people are going to remember that; people remember when you care." — Rev. Ellis Confer Sr., Memphis

Winter Weather Saving Strategies

There are things you can do to keep you power bill under control. Start lowering your thermostat—for every 1 degree you drop it, you’ll experience an up to 3 percent savings.

TVA CEO Highlights Service Over Self

“Service is what Franklin Roosevelt had in mind in 1933, when he created TVA.” — Bill Johnson, TVA

Memphians Voice Opinions, Learn About Allen Environmental Studies

“We appreciate everyone who attended and who offered their feedback. Thank you!” — Marcey Wright, TVA

Memphis Gives TVA Big “Thank You” at Allen Plant Dedication

"TVA has put their money where their mouth is, and their quality, reliable, low-cost energy helps us to recruit and retain businesses.” — Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland

TVA Expands Memphis Home Weatherization Funding

“We are changing people’s lives one home at a time. By investing in home energy upgrades, we are helping our neighbors save money on their power bills, live healthier and enjoy a better quality of life.” — Frank Rapley, TVA

TVA and NAACP Team Up for Winter Weatherization Workshop in Memphis

“Home weatherization is extremely important. A lot of people think their utility bills will be high no matter what, but if your home is weatherized, it will have a direct impact on your utility consumption, which will reduce your energy bill.” — Gale Jones Carson, MLGW

TVA Celebrates ‘Light’ at Freedom Awards in Memphis

“It’s a great honor to have national heroes being recognized here in Memphis. This is a great Civil Rights story with all the honorees, and we are just glad to participate.” — J.T. Young, MLGW

TVA Fosters Next Generation of STEM Experts in Memphis

“TVA is proud to partner with MLGW for such an awesome event benefiting Memphis youth, who are the workforce of tomorrow.” — Mark Creech, TVA

Johnson Talks Reliability, Rates with Memphis Business Leaders

“My job description is to produce electricity at the lowest feasible rate. Together (with MLGW), I think we’re doing a pretty good job!” — Bill Johnson, TVA

TVA and MLGW Power Memphis Communities Through Service

“It blesses us to be a blessing to the people of the Valley, and it makes you feel good to help others. I love being part of a company that lets us do that.” — Ashley Dickens, TVA

TVA Invests in Memphis

What’s Going on at Allen Fossil Plant?

For a retired asset, there is still a lot going on at Allen Fossil Plant in Memphis, and some decisions to be made about the future of the property. And TVA wants your input.

Allen Site Reflects TVA’s Changing Portfolio

TVA gives a glimpse of its evolving generation portfolio with the launch of a new, self-built 1 megawatt solar array at the Allen Natural Gas Plant.

Partnering to Support Supplier Diversity

An important part of TVA’s mission of service is maintaining a competitive, diverse supplier base that is reflective of our region. By welcoming businesses of all types, TVA promotes economic prosperity in local communities and across its service territory.


Together, TVA and our partnership with MLGW meet the needs of more than 400,000 residential and business customers in the Memphis area by:

Delivering some of the lowest electricity rates in the country

 Providing safe, reliable energy you can depend on 24/7

Improving the air you breathe with clean energy

Creating jobs in your community

Your TVA Neighbors

Vincent Wilson Sr.

Substation Electrician | Memphis, Tenn.

Shana Woods

Energy Utilization Marketing Manager | Memphis, Tenn.

Angela Simpson

Administrative Assistant | Memphis, Tenn.

Tennessee Valley Uncharted
See the sights and have some fun in Memphis and the surrounding area with hosts Erick and Aerial from Tennessee Valley Uncharted. This public television series explores the TVA region’s renowned beauty, diverse culture, and world-class recreation. Erick and Aerial highlight TVA’s role in serving the people of the Valley to make life better. People, places and activities in the Mid-South region are featured in several episodes.

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