Tennessee Valley Authority

Areas of Global Change Research. Research by the Tennessee Valley Authority focuses on the regional- and local-scale aspects of climatic and hydrologic systems, biogeochemical dynamics, climate change impacts assessment, and greenhouse gas sources and sinks.

Related Research. TVA also sponsors research emphasizing environmental and economic concerns, including programs for managing water resource systems and power operations, water quality, biological health of reservoirs and rivers, and wetlands.

TVA Program Title FY96 FY97 FY98
Request
Global Change Research 1.0 1.0 1.0
Total  1.0 1.0
President's Request  1.0 1.0 1.0

Mapping of Budget Request to Appropriations Legislation. In the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill, TVA Environmental Research Center (ERC) USGCRP activities are funded under the TVA section of Title IV- Independent Agencies.