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TVPPA Adds Regional Training Hub in East Mississippi

TVPPA's Education & Training (E&T) department recently partnered with East Mississippi Community College (EMCC) on a new training center in Mayhew, Miss. This new center expands EMCC's existing pre-apprentice lineworker training program by offering next-step...

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Join TVPPA’s HR, Workers’ Comp Webinar on May 7

Are you required to provide light duty to those who have been injured on the job? If so, how long do you have to do this? How does FMLA leave work with workers’ comp? Do you know the answers to these same questions regarding leave?  Join us at 10 a.m. ET/9 a.m. CT on...

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Plateau Electric Cooperative Names New CEO

Plateau Electric Cooperative (PEC) recently appointed John Proffitt to lead the utility as their new Chief Executive Officer. Proffitt, who joins PEC from Duke Energy, will officially assume the role on May 15, 2024. With more than two decades of experience in the...

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Women In Power: Women’s History Month 2024

March is Women’s History Month, and part of this important month is about recognizing how women everywhere contribute to our shared success. Across the Tennessee Valley, women leaders at local power companies (LPCs) are doing just that. At TVPPA, we recognize and...

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TVPPA Co-Hosts Tennessee Electrification Leadership Summit

  As billions of dollars flow from the DOE, EPA, DOT, and state governments, opportunities abound for beneficial electrification – that is the use of electricity for purposes that save consumers money, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, improve quality of life, and...

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TVPPA Celebrates Black History Month

February marks Black History Month and to celebrate, TVPPA is highlighting Black historical figures who have positively impacted the power industry through innovative thinking and a passion for brightening our world – many of whom have ties to the Tennessee Valley....

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LPCs Invited to Participate in Voltage Regulation Survey

TVPPA's R&D Committee and TVA invite you to participate in a Voltage Regulation Survey to help provide information on the current infrastructure capabilities of your system. This data will be used to identify barriers Local Power Companies have to overcome to...

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