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No More KU-BS, Freeze the Fees!

Temperatures are falling in East Tennessee, but what Knoxville Utility Board (KUB) customers would really like to “chill” are their monthly electric bills. As the temps have dropped, bills have gone up,…

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TVA Magically Cuts Small Modular Reactor Costs in Half in Four Years Despite No Installations

TVA has found the magic beans! In just four short years, TVA has somehow cut the cost of Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), an unproven nuclear generation technology, approximately in half. Why isn’t…

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Are you a KUB customer? Get informed about your raising electric bill!

Knoxville Utilities Board (KUB) is hitting their customers hard with some of the highest fixed fees of a municipal utility in the TVA service territory. KUB approved a $1.50 basic customer charge…

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Where the 2018 Candidates Stand on Energy: Democratic Nominee for Tennessee Governor Karl Dean

This post is the eleventh post in a series of blogs examining where 2018 candidates for state and federal offices in the Southeast stand on key energy and climate issues. To read…

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Where the 2018 Candidates Stand on Energy: Republican Nominee for Tennessee Governor Bill Lee

This post is the tenth post in a series of blogs examining where 2018 candidates for state and federal offices in the Southeast stand on key energy and climate issues. To read…

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Where the 2018 Candidates Stand on Energy: Democratic Nominee for Tennessee Senator Phil Bredesen

This post is the ninth post in a series of blogs examining where 2018 candidates for state and federal offices in the Southeast stand on key energy and climate issues. To read the candidate…

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Where the 2018 Candidates Stand on Energy: Republican Nominee for Tennessee Senator Marsha Blackburn

This post is the eighth post in a series of blogs examining where 2018 candidates for state and federal offices in the Southeast stand on key energy and climate issues.  To read the candidate…

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This is how Chattanoogans gave TVA their own "Run Around"

This is a guest post written by Jenn Galler, SACE's Regional Organizer Intern.  On August 22nd I joined concerned Tennesseans in Knoxville at the TVA board meeting to voice our concerns. Customers are…

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TVA: Why are bills so high, when rates are low?

TVA has long touted and been given congratulations on its low rates. But rates are not the whole picture. As a customer, you pay a bill, not a rate, and bills in…

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It's time to Renew Tennessee!

Our communities deserve affordable, clean energy, but Tennessee is falling behind the rest of the South. Consumers’ rights to transparency and accountability are being ignored, and too many decisions are being made behind…