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AUTOMOTIVE DISTRIBUTION FOOD LIFE SCIENCES Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Development Opportunities Conference PLASTICS Trends/Updates TVA ED Programs What Can You Do? Economic Development Trends in Economic Development Automotive Market in Transition

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AUTOMOTIVE

DISTRIBUTION

FOOD

LIFE SCIENCES

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

Development Opportunities Conference

PLASTICS

trends in economic development
Trends in Economic Development
  • Automotive Market in Transition
u s automotive market 2008 vs 2007 7 months
U.S. Automotive Market – 2008 vs. 2007 (7 months)
  • Ford 15 %
  • GM 18%
  • Chrysler 23%
  • Honda 3%
  • Hyundai
  • Nissan
  • Toyota 7.5%

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trends in economic development5
Trends in Economic Development
  • Automotive Market in Transition
  • Competitiveness continues to increase on all projects
    • Megaprojects - still the holy grail
  • Project Timelines Accelerating
  • Heavy Capital Investment, but jobs difficult to come by
  • Cash incentives rather than tax credits
  • Weak Dollar attracting foreign producers to U.S.
  • Fuel prices offer advantage to water transportation
    • Also forces businesses closer to their customers
  • Energy Efficiency and Renewables from environmental pressures
    • LEED – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
    • Green
tva operation update
TVA Operation Update

Power

  • Coal TransportationLogistics
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How is Coal Transported?

Percent of Total Coal Receipts

Truck 7%

Barge 22%

Rail/Barge37%

Rail 34%

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where does tva buy coal

TVA Fossil Plants

Coal Basins used by TVA

Other Coal Basins

Where Does TVA Buy Coal?

TVA Spends $3 – 4 Billion Annually on Coal

PRB-24%

ILB-41%

CAPP-13%

Uinta-22%

PRB = Powder River Basin, Wyoming

Uinta = Colorado and Utah

ILB = Western KY and Illinois

CAPP = Eastern KY and WV & VA

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tva operation update9
TVA Operation Update

Power

  • Coal TransportationLogistics
  • Coal continues to play major role in future generation
  • River transport may play larger role in mix
  • Watts Bar 2 (TN) – 12 months into 54 month construction schedule
  • Bellefonte (AL) - Under review

River/Land Management

  • Industrial Development of Land – Yellow Creek Port
  • Continued Rainfall Below Normal (74%)
  • Operating at Minimum Flows for navigation
services and tools marketing
Services and Tools - Marketing

We offer one-stop site selection services

  • “TVA’s Megasites Certification program should now be considered the gold standard for large economic development projects.”
    • Eddie Lehner, SeverCorr CFO

Certified

Megasites

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Services and Tools - Marketing

Megasite Program Results (so far)

  • 4 Sites Sold
  • Direct Jobs – 5000
  • Capital Investment – $4 Billion
  • “Best Community Development Program we have ever done” – John Bradley, SVP TVA
services and tools community readiness
Services and Tools – CommunityReadiness
  • Building the Local ED Organization
  • Responding to RFP’s
  • Preparing for Prospect Visit
  • Technology grants
  • Spec Building program
  • ARC Infrastructure project administration
services and tools technical services
Services and Tools – Technical Services
  • Site Mapping
  • Concept Plans
  • Virtual Spec Building
  • Renderings - Existing Building
  • “TVA has gone from an economic development bystander to an economic development leader in the south.”
    • Southern Business & Development Magazine
what can you do in times like these
What Can You Do…..In Times Like These?
  • Regional Cooperation increases your influence and reach
  • Targeted Recruitment to increase spending impact
  • Work with Existing Industries for Opportunities
  • Build your Recruitment Team
  • Community Preparedness
  • Know Your Product - Improve YourProduct
    • Site Readiness is key to competitiveness
  • Understand your Client’s Needs
    • Make the Business Case
services and tools marketing18
Services and Tools - Marketing

We’re focusing on specific high-growth targets

Economic research was conducted to target growing sectors that are best suited for the Tennessee Valley

  • Automotive
  • Distribution & warehousing
  • Food industry
  • Plastics
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System Inflows Above Chattanooga in 2007/2008

1,800

1,600

D0

1,400

D1

Median

Cumulative Weekly Inflow (1000 cfs) .

D2

1,200

D3

1,000

800

D4

2008

600

2007

400

200

0

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

The Drought Continues…..

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