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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!

This blog entry was written by Allie Brown, former Clean Energy Advocacy Manager at SACE.

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Register Now for Tennessee Valley Solar Conference

ACT NOW: EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE JULY 31 TVA is a large, mostly untapped, solar market with great opportunity for growth. Tennesseans for Solar Choice recently illuminated the embarrassingly low progress from…

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Safety Third: TVA’s Proposed Clinch River Small Modular Reactors (SMRs)

Please note: comments to the NRC are due July 13, 2018 – you can take action here. Honestly, my knowledge surrounding nuclear power was somewhat limited. In my Master’s program, I gained…

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Worst Solar Year Since 2011? TVA on Track for an Embarrassing Record Low

This blog was written by Alissa Schafer, former Solar Policy & Communications Manager at the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy.

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My Statement to the TVA Board on Major Rate Change Approved May 10, 2018

On May 10, 2018, one week before the Tennessee Valley Authority's 85th anniversary, I made the trip to historic Muscle Shoals, Alabama in order to publicly deliver my comments to the TVA…

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How will TVA's Grid Access Charge Affect Your Rates?

TVA has done it again. They've misled the public on a key economic decision. TVA has proposed a discriminatory rate structure change and is hiding its real intent in a desperate measure to limit…

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TVA's Extravagant Executive Toys at Your Expense

Just when you thought the excessive executive compensation was bad, it appears that the Tennessee Valley Authority's CEO Bill Johnson, already the highest paid federal employee in the entire country taking home…

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What is a small modular reactor?

What is a small modular reactor (SMR)? According to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and the Department of Energy (DOE), small modular reactors are reactor designs (of which there are no approved…