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NES Power News2014 | 8/8/14

NES Vice President Named a 2014 Woman of Achievement

Laura Smith Tidwell, Vice President and General Counsel

Laura Smith Tidwell, Vice President & General Counsel, will be among the 2014 YWCA Academy for Women of Achievement (AWA) honorees. The AWA honors women who, through excellence and leadership in their chosen fields, serve as role models for other women. This year’s recipients join 131 other women who hold this distinctive honor.

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NES Power News2014 | 8/8/14

Arbor Day

In celebration of Arbor Day, NES helped plant trees in Centennial Park and promote proper planting. We also received the Tree Line USA certification from the Arbor Day Foundation for quality tree care, annual worker training, and a tree planting and public education program.

Press Releases2014 | 7/31/14

NES Power Board Names New Chair, Vice Chair

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nashville Electric Service (NES) announces the appointment of Robert J. Mendes as chair of its Electric Power Board today. Irma Paz-Bernstein will serve as vice chair.

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Press Releases2014 | 7/21/14

Pigeons Cause Problem at NES Substation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Pigeons are creating a potential problem at a Nashville Electric Service (NES) substation, and crews are hoping a loud sound cannon will scare the birds off. The pigeons are roosting at NES’ Central Substation which provides electricity for a third of the downtown Nashville area. NES is proactively trying to avoid possible power outages by using the sound cannon which produces a loud noise similar to firecrackers and disrupts the nesting pattern of birds that roost at the substation.

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