Why was the Tennessee Valley Authority established?
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- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
When was TVA founded?
TVA was set up by the U.S. Congress in 1933, primarily to reduce the risk of flood damage, improve navigation on the Tennessee River, provide electric power, and promote “agricultural and industrial development” in the region.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
To regulate the course of the meandering river Tennessee and to regulate it for hydro electric power generation.Source(s): General Knowledge
- Loren SLv 71 decade ago
to get electric power to rural areas and provide work during the Great Depression.
- RicardoLv 61 decade ago
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Company History: Tennessee Valley Authority