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TVA CEO defends private plane, helicopter use

Feb 21, 2018 - SNL Energy Finance Daily

Tennessee Valley Authority President and CEO Bill Johnson speaks at the agency's Feb. 16 board meeting.Source: TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority's CEO defended his agency's use of private planes and a luxury helicopter, arguing they facilitated economic development and enhanced business efficiency.

Bill Johnson, the TVA's president and CEO, and board members of the federally owned company faced a hostile crowd at a Feb. 16 quarterly meeting, with dozens of citizens slamming the TVA'...