Background informationProject Created: February 22, 2010
Blue Ridge Reservoir Upgrade
Year in Operation:
Water & Waste
Water, Energy Generation
Substantial Alteration of Existing Facility
New discharge tunnel that provides an alternate facility to regulate reservoir elevations on the Tennessee Valley Authority managed lake. Water from the reservoir is used for drinking and for power generation into the TVA system.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located:
Is the project still active:
291 N. River Rd
United States of America
Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)
Access to Land: TVA provided access, below existing Blude Ridge Dam, on existing property.
Souces of Project Support (Monetary)
From Public (Government) Sources to Producers
Direct Cash Support: By TVA. $14.3 million.
Project Delivery & Finance Method
All Public Finance. Public Sponsor contracts for both initial design and construction with a single entity. Public Owner operates and maintains the resulting facility.