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2010-03-08 13:57:00

KINGSTON, Tenn., March 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Valley Authority will hold an informational public meeting on Tuesday, March 16, in Kingston to receive comments on changing the handling and storage of wet coal ash to a dry system at the Kingston Fossil Plant. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100304/TVALOGO) TVA announced in July that it would change all of its wet coal combustion byproduct impoundments to dry, and Kingston is the first plant changing its systems.

2009-12-14 12:30:00

As 1st Anniversary of Kingston Coal Ash Spill Nears, EIP Report Exposes TVA's Pollution, Poor Environmental Track Record, and Reveals How TVA Avoids Compliance with Federal Environmental Laws; EIP and Top Groups Call on White House to Reform TVA. WASHINGTON, Dec.

2009-11-25 17:11:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- TVA filed its annual report on Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday, reporting net income of $726 million for fiscal year 2009 that ended Sept.

2009-09-28 11:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- In a rare victory for nuclear whistleblowers, a U.S.

2009-06-25 15:03:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A combination of the existence of an unusual bottom layer of ash and silt, the high water content of the wet ash, the increasing height of ash, and the construction of the sloping dikes over the wet ash were among the long-evolving conditions that caused a 50-year-old coal ash storage pond breach and subsequent ash spill at TVA's Kingston Fossil Plant on Dec.

2009-04-30 14:43:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The interest rate on TVA 1998 Series D Putable Automatic Rate Reset Securities bonds, which are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "TVC," will be reset from 5.46 percent to 4.728 percent on June 1, 2009.

2009-04-20 07:00:00

The Score and TVA Deploy Scale-out NAS to Speed Creation and Delivery of Content, Expanding Broadcast Revenue Opportunities SEATTLE, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon(R) Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN), the proven leader in scale-out NAS, today announced that The Score Television Network and TVA have adopted Isilon's scale-out NAS solutions to unify their digital broadcasting workflows and maximize revenue opportunities associated with the proliferation and diversification of media content...

2009-04-02 08:21:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The interest rate on the Tennessee Valley Authority 1999 Series A Putable Automatic Rate Reset Securities bonds, which are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "TVE", will be reset from 5.174 percent to 4.50 percent on May 1, 2009.

2009-02-18 11:31:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- TVA today announced that on March 19, 2009, it will redeem 30 issues of securities from its electronotes(R) series. The total amount to be redeemed is $496 million. Each of the securities will be redeemed at 100 percent of par value.

2009-02-12 13:40:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- TVA today filed its fiscal year 2009 first quarter report with the Securities and Exchange Commission, reporting a net loss of $305 million -- primarily a result of the Kingston ash spill recovery efforts. The loss for the three months that ended Dec.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.