NES In The News | 6/7/17
Senior Engineer Rashed Fakhruddin’s career at Nashville Electric Service has spanned more than two decades, and it includes countless hours encouraging students to pursue secondary education and grow their professional skills through internships and job shadowing.read more
NES In The News | 4/27/17
Most people don’t think about disasters until they strike and they’re faced with figuring out what to do in the midst of a storm.
At Nashville Electric Service, we routinely prepare for and practice responding to emergencies so that we’re ready to roll no matter what conditions exist.
We encourage you to do the same with your family, friends or roommates. Know the hazards in your area, create a plan, and assemble an emergency supply kit, including batteries, flashlights, a portable radio, battery-powered clock, nonperishable food, bottled water and any necessary medications.
According to a recent survey by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, nearly 60 percent of all Americans have not practiced how to respond to a disaster in the past year. National PrepareAthon! Day on April 30 is working to change that.read more
NES In The News | 8/2/16
Nashville Electric Service (NES) Energy Savers Workshop expert Jim Purcell shares hot weather advice with Meteorologist Davis Nolan.
Even though the summer heat is lingering in Middle Tennessee, customers can take proactive steps to lower their usage and save money.read more
NES In The News | 7/13/16
Through TVA’s Green Power Providers program, Nashville Electric Service has approximately 250 renewable energy systems installed in our service area with the capacity to generate more than five megawatts of clean energy. This program offers technical support and incentives for customers who generate their own renewable energy.read more
NES In The News | 3/21/16
Nashville Electric Service (NES) is celebrating the completion of its new, specialized training facility on Myatt Drive in Madison.
NES CEO Decosta Jenkins and NES Board Chair Irma Paz-Bernstein officially opened the NES North Operations & Training Center on March 19 with a ribbon cutting ceremony and training demonstrations.
The simulation lab provides real world experience for crews to learn the basics of pole climbing, safely disabling live wires and utilizing proper protective gear. Employees can train on equipment year-round in a controlled environment, rather than live on the job.read more