Trenton L & W Picks Wamble

Joe Wamble has been named general manager at Trenton, TN, L & W. He succeeds Scott Dahlstrom, who left earlier this year for a similar position at Columbia, TN, P & L, and Jenny Corbin, Dahlstrom’s interim successor. Wamble is set to take the wheel at...

Seven States Board Approves EV Project

Meeting July 16 at Chattanooga, TN, the Seven States Power Corp. Board of Directors approved a plan for the installation of three to five electric-vehicle (EV) chargers at the corporation’s main office. The Seven States (7SPC) directors approved $25,000 for the...

TVPPA Salary Survey Due July 23

TVPPA has released its annual Salary Survey, to which member utilities have until July 23 to respond. TVPPA Member Services Manager Kari Crouse said the 2018 survey went out July 9. This is the third straight year that TVPPA is teaming with Winston Tan of InTandem to...

Power Play Golf Set Sept. 30-Oct. 1

The 2018 Power Play Scholarship Association Golf Tournament is set for an Oct. 1 return engagement at The Club at Olde Stone in Bowling Green, KY. TVA is scheduled to announce details, including entry information, in the coming weeks. The tournament serves as a...

Duck River EMC, TVPPA Mourn Batey

TVPPA and its member utilities across the Valley are united in grief following the July 9 death of Dean Batey, a senior lineman at Duck River EMC, Shelbyville, TN. According to officials at the cooperative, Batey was working in a bucket when a fire suddenly ignited at...

TVPPA Taps Noe For Strategic Energy Solutions

Steve Noe, a veteran of some 25 years at Knoxville, TN, UB and TVA, has joined TVPPA’s Chattanooga, TN-based staff. Noe is TVPPA’s new director of Strategic Energy Solutions. He’ll focus his efforts on developing energy options for TVPPA members and report to Clint...