Cooling and Uprate Analysis of Hydro Generators

Potential-Scour Assessments at 130 Bridges in Iowa
A total of 130 highway bridges in Iowa were assessed for potential scour using a potential-scour index developed by the U.S. Geological Survey for a bridge-scour study in western Tennessee....

Plans for Testing and Evaluating the New Autoventing Turbines at TVA's Norris Hydro Project
As part of TVA's Hydro Modernization Program, the two 59-year old Francis turbines at Norris Dam have been upgraded with new units. In conjunction with TVA's...

Aeration of Reservoirs and Releases TVA Porous Hose Line Diffuser
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has developed an efficient and economical aeration diffuser design that has been installed and operated successfully at five TVA hydropower projects,...

Restoration of Abandoned Meanders on the Middle Fork Forked Deer River, Tennessee
The Middle Fork Forked Deer River in western Tennessee historically had a sinuous course within a wide floodplain. In the early 1900's, local interests dug large straight...

Using Probabilistic Temperature Forecasts to Support Operation of TVA's Power System, The First Year's Experience

INTEGRAL Project: TERRA Decision Support System

Manging Lake Levels for Environmental Benefits

An Improved System for Hydroturbine Index Testing

Recent Experience with Turbine Venting at TVA

Replacement of the Static Frequency Converter Starting Equipment at the Raccoon Mountain Pumped Storage Plant

Managing the TVA Reservoir System for Recreation Benefits

Object Oriented Optimization for Multi-Reservoir Management

Measurement of Turbine Pressures at TVA's Norris Hydro Project

Replacement of Draft Tube Floating Caisson and Handling System at the Wilson Hydroelectric Plant

Seismic Performance Evaluation of Substation Structures

Transport of Accidental Oil Spills in TVA Reservoir System

Scheduling Hydropower Units for Maximum Plant Efficiency

TVA's Electric System Operations and Reservoir Operations Have Chosen to Use Probabilistic Weather Forecasts

Probabilistic Temperature and Precipitation Forecasts to Support a Customer's Needs: A Vendor's Perspective





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