Bass Fishing Beats Billions From TVA Sale for Tennessee

Bass Fishing Beats Billions From TVA Sale for Tennessee

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The 265-foot-high Norris Dam, stretching 1,860 feet across the Clinch River, was the first of the major Tennessee Valley Authority projects, begun in 1933 and completed in 1936. The hydroelectric facility 25 miles north of Knoxville can produce about 110 megawatts of power.