Seven States Launches DERMS Training

Seven States Power Corp. (7SPC) is poised to deliver Distributed Energy Resource Management System (DERMS) training throughout the Valley from Nov. 19 to Dec. 19. The training will be led by Steve Noe, director of Strategic Energy Solutions for TVPPA. Noe said...

Strickland Joins TVPPA

Nathalie Strickland is TVPPA’s new Vice President for Communications. Strickland earned her undergraduate degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and launched her public-relations career in Kansas City. She’s worked in Chattanooga for the past 18 years,...

Gregory To Keynote CS & C, HRM Conferences

For attendees slated to be at TVPPA’s November conferences, late really is better than never. Rebekah Gregory, a survivor of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and a noted speaker and author, was scheduled to keynote last year’s TVPPA Customer Service &...

Valley Line Crews Answer The Call – Again

Scant days after helping restore power on the East Coast after Hurricane Florence, TVPPA-member line crews got – and answered – the call to help with power restoration in parts of Florida and Georgia ravaged by Hurricane Michael. Through the APPA Mutual Aid Working...

TVPPA Remembers Jimmy James

Longtime TVPPA line instructor Jimmy James died Sept. 18, in Arizona, at the age of 85. An Indiana native, James worked in Cleveland, TN, as a lineman for Volunteer EC while he was earning his undergraduate degree at what is now Southern Adventist University. He later...