Ruling on use of TVA transmission lines confirms MLGW thinking on possible split

By , Daily Memphian Published: October 22, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ruling confirms MLGW’s belief that if the city-owned utility leaves the Tennessee Valley Authority it would not be able to use TVA transmission lines but would have to create a new transmission system.


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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