Skip to main content
Economic Development

Economic Development

TVA Economic Development works to attract new companies and investments to the region, engage existing business and industries, and serve with our partners to help communities prepare for economic growth.

Download Economic Development Fact Sheet

Learn more TVA Economic Development

Approximately 341,000 Jobs & Over $45.4 Billion

Capital investment in the Tennessee Valley generated by TVA economic development activity over the past five years

Approximately 67,000 Jobs & Over $8.6 Billion

Capital investment in the Tennessee Valley in fiscal year 2020 alone

Top Utility in Economic Development 15 Consecutive Years

By Site Selection Magazine

Notable Wins

Boeing, LG Electronics, Volkswagen, Amazon, Alliance Bernstein, Bridgestone, Denso, Facebook, Google, Nokian Tires, Mazda-Toyota, Tyson, Nissan, Philips Healthcare

Rural Development

Rural Leadership Institute / Rural Certified Communities

Telework Technology Grant

Assistance for rural or economically distressed communities to enhance technology capabilities that support remote work opportunities

Technical Services

Site evaluations & master planning, 3D renderings, video, photography, virtual reality

Product Development

Financial support for communities to make sites and buildings more marketable for companies to locate and grow

Workforce Analytics Company Research

Support communities in fulfillment of information for company prospects


Training & development, facilitation services, leadership training, workforce training, young talent development