Tennessee Valley Authority
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is a federally owned corporation in the
United States created by congressional charter in May 1933 to provide
TVA home page provides access to information on electric power production,
regional economic development, public recreation areas, water and shoreline ...
The largest Tennessee
"eminent domain" takeover actually began in the late 1930's and lasted close to forty years; it was the TVA Reclamation Project, which ended up acquiring more than a million acres that encompassed a seven state region and that, of course, included ... More »
At TVA, we live our history of service every day. TVA's original 1933 purpose—set
forth in the TVA Act—was to address the Valley's most important issues in ...
The Tennessee Valley Authority: Electricity for All. TVA was one of the most
ambitious projects of the New Deal in its overall conception. Its comprehensive ...
Our History. TVA was founded at the height of the Depression to bring prosperity
to the people of the Valley. It carries on with that mission of service today. Here ...
Citation: An Act to improve the navigability and to provide for the flood control of
the Tennessee River; to provide for reforestation and the proper use of marginal ...
This act of Congress created the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), a federal
corporation. The new agency was asked to tackle important problems facing the ...