Professional Home Energy Evaluations are offered in-person or virtually. A Home Energy Advisor will evaluate your home, collect information for your custom efficiency report, and make energy-saving recommendations. Call 855-237-2673 or visit EnergyRight.com for more information.
Customers may also complete a free DIY Home Energy Assessment from the website, EnergyRight.com. Move from room to room answering simple questions about your home’s energy use. After the assessment, you’ll receive a customized report and recommendations for your home. You’ll also receive a free energy-saving kit delivered to your door.
EnergyRight makes it easy to find a trustworthy contractor to complete your home energy upgrades. Hire with confidence when you find a TVA-approved contractor through the Quality Contractor Network (QCN). For additional peace of mind, request a free job inspection. A TVA-certified inspector will visit your home and inspect your contractor’s work. Call 855-237-2673 for more information.
Green Power Switch
Green Power Switch is a simple way to support regional renewable energy.
Each $2.00 block of Green Power Switch you buy is added to your monthly bill and ensures 150 kilowatt-hours of electricity is generated by a renewable resource such as wind, solar, or biomass.
BGMU’s record-high winter demand was 160.68 MW and was set in January, 2014. The record-high summer demand was set in August, 2007 at 209.44 MW.
BGMU maintains almost 3,400 street light poles, and has 8,790 electric distribution poles installed throughout our service territory.
BGMU serves approximately 30,000 electric customers. Our Electric Division maintains 362 miles of distribution lines; 86 miles are underground, and 276 miles are overhead.
BGMU maintains 2,378 fire hydrants. Water line crews manage 290 miles of water lines and 270 miles of sewer lines.
In BGMU’s service territory, there are four water pressure zones that are regulated by five system water tanks. There are 5,410 manholes, 5,858 system valves, and 59 sewer pump stations throughout our system. The largest water pipe size in our system is 60 inches, and the largest wastewater pipe size is 48 inches.
BGMU’s Water Treatment Plant can treat up to 30 million gallons of water per day, and our Wastewater Treatment Plant can treat up to 12 million gallons of wastewater per day.
BGMU Fiber spans almost 16,000 miles.
BGMU now offers 1 Gigabit services to commercial customers.
BGMU’s Fiber Division supports nearly 1,000 access points throughout the fiber system.