Power Plants in Tennessee

There are a total of 82 power plants in Tennessee. The most common type of power plant in Tennessee is Hydroelectric with a total of 28 locations. Coal generates the most power in Tennessee with 6482.9 total Megawatts.
SourceTotal LocationsTotal Megawatts
Natural Gas125754.5
Pumped Storage11616.3

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Map of Power Plants in Tennessee

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Source: US Energy Information Administration - 2024

List of All Power Plant Locations in Tennessee

Plant NameOperatorPower SourceMegawattsCity/TownZIP Code
Tennessee Valley Authoritynatural gas1479.3Memphis38109
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric82.4Reliance37369
Bi-County Gas Producers
Cube District Energy, LLCbiomass2.8Woodlawn37191
Boone Dam
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric113.4Kingsport37663
Bowater Newsprint Calhoun Operation
Resolute Forest Productsbiomass63.0Calhoun37309
Brownsville Peaking Power
Tennessee Valley Authoritynatural gas456.0Brownsville38012
Buffalo Mountain
Tennessee Valley Authoritywind2.1Oliver Springs37840
Buffalo Mountain Energy Center
Invenergy Services LLCwind27.0Oliver Springs37840
Bull Run
Tennessee Valley Authoritycoal865.0Clinton37716
Brookfield Smoky Mountain Hydropower LPhydroelectric156.0Tallassee37878
Center Hill
USCE-Nashville Districthydroelectric154.0Lancaster38569
Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport Solar
Chattanooga Metropolitan Airportsolar1.9Chattanooga37421
USCE-Nashville Districthydroelectric41.4Ashland City37036
Cherokee Dam
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric141.6Rudledge37861
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric141.6Chattanooga37406
Brookfield Smoky Mountain Hydropower LPhydroelectric51.0Tallassee37801
Cordell Hull
USCE-Nashville Districthydroelectric106.0Carthage37030
Cumberland (TN)
Tennessee Valley Authoritycoal2470.0Cumberland City37050
Dale Hollow
USCE-Nashville Districthydroelectric62.1Celina38551
Domtar Kingsport Mill
Domtar Paper Co LLC Kingsport Millnatural gas46.5Kingsport37660
Douglas Dam
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric177.9Dandridge37725
Elora Solar
Elora Solarsolar150.0Elora37328
Fort Loudoun
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric168.2Lenoir City37771
Fort Patrick Henry
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric40.7Kingsport37664
Gallatin (TN)
Tennessee Valley Authoritycoal1555.6Gallatin37066
Gleason Generating Facility
Tennessee Valley Authoritynatural gas360.0Gleason38229
Great Falls (TN)
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric35.4Rock Island38581
Haywood Solar
Haywood Solar, SMLLCsolar3.0Brownsville38012
IKEA Memphis 508
IKEA Property Incsolar1.1Cordova38016
J P Priest
USCE-Nashville Districthydroelectric30.0Nashville37202
John Sevier
Tennessee Valley Authoritynatural gas878.0Rogersville37857
Tennessee Valley Authoritynatural gas1044.8New Johnsonville37134
Tennessee Valley Authoritycoal1398.0Kingston37763
Lagoon Creek
Tennessee Valley Authoritynatural gas1407.0Brownsville38012
Latitude Solar Center
Arevon Energy, Inc.solar15.0Whiteville38075
MTSU Power Co-Gen Plant
Middle Tennessee State Universitynatural gas5.0Murfreesboro37132
McMinnville Electric Systempetroleum21.6McMinnville37111
Melton Hill
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric79.2Lenoir City37771
Millington Solar Farm
SR Millington, LLCsolar53.0Millington38053
Mountain Home Energy Center
Energy Systems Group LLCpetroleum6.8Mountain Home37684
Mulberry Farm LLC
Onward Energysolar15.8Selmer38375
Music City Community Solar
Nashville Electric Servicesolar1.5Madison37115
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric105.6New Hope37340
Norris Dam
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric127.0Norris37760
Ocoee 1
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric24.0Benton37307
Ocoee 2
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric23.4Benton37307
Ocoee 3
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric28.6Benton37307
Old Hickory
USCE-Nashville Districthydroelectric115.7Hendersonville37075
Opryland USA
Gaylord Entertainment Conatural gas3.8Nashville37214
Packaging Corp of America
Packaging Corp of Americabiomass72.5Counce38326
Pickwick Landing Dam
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric244.3Pickwick Dam38365
Powell Valley
Powell Valley Electric Cooppetroleum19.8Kyles Ford37765
Primient Loudon Plant
PRIMIENT, LLCnatural gas52.0Loudon37774
Providence Solar
Providence Solar Center, LLCsolar16.0Madison38391
Raccoon Mountain
Tennessee Valley Authoritypumped storage1616.3Chattanooga37419
SR Bolivar
SR Bolivar, LLCsolar3.3Bolivar38008
SR Greenville I
SR Greenville I, LLCsolar4.8Limestone37641
SR Greenville II
SR Greenville II, LLCsolar4.8Greeneville37745
SR Innovation - NIKE PV
SR Innovation, LLCsolar1.5Memphis38127
SR Jackson II
SR Jackson II, LLCsolar1.0Jackson38301
SR Jonesborough
SR Jonesborough II, LLCsolar4.4Jonesborough37659
SR Paris
SR Paris, LLCsolar6.8Paris38251
SR Washington I, LLC
SR Washington I, LLCsolar9.0Jonesborough37659
Selmer Farm LLC
Onward Energysolar15.8Selmer38375
Selmer I
Selmer North Solar I, LLCsolar16.0Selmer38375
Selmer II
Selmer North Solar II, LLCsolar8.0Selmer38375
Tennessee Valley Authoritynuclear2277.7Soddy Daisy37379
Somerville Solar
Somerville Solar, LLCsolar2.3Somerville36068
South Holston
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric44.4Bristol37602
Tennessee Eastman Operations
Eastman Chemical Co-TN Opscoal194.3Kingsport37662
Tims Ford
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric40.2Winchester37398
University of Tennessee Steam Plant
University of Tennesseenatural gas4.5Knoxville37996
Vanderbilt University Power Plant
Vanderbilt Universitynatural gas17.6Nashville37240
Volkswagen Solar System
SR Enterprise South, LLCsolar7.6Chattanooga37421
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric67.0Elizabethton37643
Watts Bar Hydro
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric196.4Spring City37381
Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
Tennessee Valley Authoritynuclear2245.0Spring City37381
West Camden
WM Renewable Energy LLCbiomass4.8Camden38320
West Tennessee Solar Farm
UT West Tennessee Solar Farmsolar4.2Stanton38069
Tennessee Valley Authorityhydroelectric11.1Elizabethon37643
Adapture Renewables, Inc.solar15.0Moscow38057
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