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TVA

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Tennessee Valley Authority
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TVA

Tennessee Valley Authority.
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* Amy Tate--Government Relations Manager Tennessee Valley Authority
Critique: A seminal study that is superbly reinforced by truly memorable photography, "Dangerous Waters: A Photo Essay on the Tennessee Valley Authority" is a unique and impressively informative history of the TVA and an unreservedly recommended addition to both community and academic library collections, and a 'must' for the personal reading lists for students, academia, and non-specialist general readers with an interest in the subject.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued the license on Thursday, approving the process for Tennessee Valley Authority to start putting the nation's first new nuclear generation of the 21st century into service at the site near Spring City, Tennessee.
The Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity for business customers and local power distributors serving 9 million people in parts of seven southeastern states.
"This afternoon, the Browns Ferry plant, because of the loss of transmission declared an unusual event, which is the lowest of the four emergency classifications used by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and personnel are working to safely shut down the plant," said Tennessee Valley Authority Chief Operating Officer Bill McCollum in a video posted to the Authority's web site.
Recommendation: To improve NAGPRA implementation, and to enhance federal agency NAGPRA compliance, the Secretaries of Agriculture, Defense, and the Interior, and the Chief Executive Officer of the Tennessee Valley Authority should direct their cultural resource management programs to develop and provide to Congress a needs assessment listing specific actions, resources, and time needed to complete the inventories and summaries required by NAGPRA sections 5 and 6 for their historical collections,
The company announced July 26 that it would collaborate with the Tennessee Valley Authority - one of the biggest power producers in the Southeast - and the nonprofit Electric Power Research Institute to develop the charging station.
Tennessee's Emory River -- around where work to clean up coal ash left behind by the massive coal ash impoundment failure at the Tennessee Valley Authority's Kingston plant 18 months ago--was opened to the public for recreational use for the recent Memorial Day holiday May 29.
Editor Pritchard (archaeologist, Tennessee Valley Authority) and 14 co-contributors discuss prehistoric excavations conducted at many sites in the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) jurisdiction.
The Tennessee Valley Authority has decided to build an $820 million, 880-megawatt combined-cycle natural gas power plant in northeastern Tennessee to comply with a North Carolina lawsuit over air quality.
This partnership is expanding the scope of the current partnership between Nissan and the State of Tennessee, which also includes the Tennessee Valley Authority.
The meeting was sponsored by EPA Region 4, FIRST (Foundry Industry Recycling Starts Today) and the Tennessee Valley Authority.

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