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Residential Disconnects Resume July 1

Bristol, VA – BVU plans to resume disconnecting past due utility accounts beginning July 1, 2021, following a suspension of residential... more ››

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TVA Awards Bristol School STEM Grant

The Tennessee Valley Authority, in partnership with BVU Authority and Bicentennial Volunteers Incorporated (a TVA retiree organization),... more ››

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Detour Notice: West Valley Drive, Bristol

Bristol, VA; May 18, 2020 – Slated to begin Wednesday, May 20, 2020, BVU Authority’s contractor, Boring Contractors, announces that West... more ››


National Award for Safety Excellence

Bristol, VA; April 21, 2020 – BVU Authority has earned the American Public Power Association’s Safety Award of Excellence for safe... more ››

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Reconized as Reliable Power Provider

Bristol, VA; April 20, 2020 – BVU Authority has earned a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® Platinum designation from the American... more ››

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$36M Sewer Project Begins

BRISTOL, VA; January 8, 2020 – BVU Authority closes on nearly $8 million of initial funding for sewer infrastructure construction projects... more ››

Rates Reduced

Electric Rates Reduced for Fourth Time

BRISTOL, VA; December 7, 2019 – BVU approves fourth electric rate cut – saving customers a combined total of $4.3 million annually. Today’s... more ››

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97.6% of VA Households Pay More

BRISTOL, VA; December 7, 2018 – TVA recently approved a third BVU electric rate cut – saving customers a total of $3.5 million annually.... more ››