Manager, Finance/Accounting

Newport (Tenn.) Utilities is actively seeking a Manager of Finance/Accounting. The role of this position is to maintain responsibility for all financial information to external (i.e., banks and TVA) and internal (i.e., board of directors and general managers) bodies....

TVPPA Remembers George Usry

George Usry, a longtime general manager at Athens, Tenn., UB, passed away Feb. 10 in Clemson, S.C. Usry was named to the top job at Athens UB in 1972 and served in that capacity for 28 years, retiring in 2000. According to his successor, current Athens UB GM Eric...

Ryder Still in TVA Board Mix

Memphis attorney John Ryder, who was nominated a year ago for a seat on the TVA board of directors, has been re-nominated by President Trump and cleared his first hurdle. The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works approved Ryder Feb. 5. Final approval...

Last DERMS Session Rescheduled

Seven States Power Corp. (7SPC) has rescheduled its final Distributed Energy Resource Management System (DERMS) training session. Postponed twice by inclement weather, the session is now set for March 6 at 4-County EPA, Columbus, Miss. For more information on DERMS...

MLGW’s Young: ‘All Options on Table’ Regarding Future Supply

Memphis, Tenn., LG & W is taking a fresh look at its future power-supply needs. “All options are on the table,” said MLGW President/CEO J.T. Young, who spoke to media Feb. 1 after a specially called meeting of the utility’s board of directors. MLGW engaged GDS...