Rep. Cohen wants to tear down TVA ‘fence’ preventing competitive electricity market

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 01, 2022 12:40 PM CT | Published: September 30, 2022 2:47 PM CT

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission chair has called TVA’s federally defined geographic service territory “a vestige of a bygone era in the region.”


U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen TVA Tennessee Valley Authority

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Keely Brewer is a Report for America corps member covering environmental impacts on communities of color in Memphis. She is working in partnership with the Ag & Water Desk, a sustainable reporting network aimed at telling water and agriculture stories across the Mississippi River Basin.


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