Cleveland Utilities Earns Top Performer Award for TVA Energy-Savings Programs

TVA EnergyRight Top Performer Award - Hitchcock, Buckner, Ector, Henderson, Corum, Isom

Cleveland, TN
– Cleveland Utilities announced on Friday, March 24, it has earned a Top Performer designation by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for achievements in the following TVA EnergyRight energy program categories.

  • First Place – Total Energy Savings
  • Fourth Place – Total Energy Savings – Saved as % of Sales

“We are proud to be recognized by TVA for our efforts to help our community use energy wisely and improve the lives of our customers,” said CU President/CEO Tim Henderson. “The Top Performer award demonstrates our value in striving for a healthier and more sustainable community.”

TVA recognizes the Top Performers among the 153 local power companies it serves in coordination with the release of its annual Highlights Report each February. Learn more about how Cleveland Utilities is using energy-saving programs to benefit its community at

Cleveland Utilities’ commitment to helping their neighbors is on full display with this award. We appreciate their partnership as we work to bring innovative energy programs to the residents and businesses of the Valley that uplift our communities and make life better,” said Cindy Herron, vice president, TVA Energy Services & Programs

About Cleveland Utilities
Cleveland Utilities is a non-profit public power utility located in Cleveland, TN that provides reliable efficient and safe utilities. It strives to be an organization of the highest quality and meet the evolving utility needs of the community. The organization now serves approximately 33,270 electric customers, 33,765 water customers, and 20,445 wastewater customers. Since 1935, Cleveland Utilities has consistently contributed to the local community and is committed to excellence and professionalism while serving their customers.

About TVA
The Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity for business customers and local power distributors serving nearly 10 million people in parts of seven southeastern states. TVA receives no taxpayer funding, deriving virtually all of its revenues from sales of electricity. In addition to operating and investing its revenues in its electric system, TVA provides flood control, navigation and land management for the Tennessee River system and assists local power companies and state and local governments with economic development and job creation.