TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY (NYSE:TVE) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement

TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY (NYSE:TVE) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On September 28, 2018, TVA entered into a $1,000,000,000 September Maturity Credit Agreement (the “Credit Agreement”) that amends and restates the $1,000,000,000 Spring Maturity Credit Agreement dated as of June 25, 2012, and amended as of December 12, 2012 and June 2, 2015. Toronto Dominion (Texas) LLC serves as Administrative Agent for the Credit Agreement, and The Toronto-Dominion Bank, New York Branch, serves as Letter of Credit Issuer and a Lender. Other Lenders include Bank of America, N.A., Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, New York Branch, First Tennessee Bank National Association, Morgan Stanley Bank, N.A., and The Bank of New York Mellon. TD Securities (USA) LLC serves as Lead Arranger and Bookrunner.

The Credit Agreement allows TVA to access up to $1,000,000,000 in either loans or letters of credit and will expire on September 28, 2023, unless the maturity date is extended in accordance with the terms of the agreement. The interest rate on any borrowing under the Credit Agreement is variable based on market factors and the rating of TVA’s senior unsecured long-term non-credit enhanced debt. TVA is required to pay an unused facility fee on the portion of the $1,000,000,000 against which TVA has not borrowed or committed under letters of credit. This fee, along with the fee on any letter of credit, may fluctuate depending on the rating of TVA’s senior unsecured long-term non-credit enhanced debt.

A copy of the Credit Agreement is filed as Exhibit 10.1.

Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

See Item 1.01.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

EXHIBIT NO.

DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT

10.1

Amended and Restated September Maturity Credit Agreement Dated as of September 28, 2018, Among Tennessee Valley Authority, as the Borrower, Toronto Dominion (Texas) LLC, as Administrative Agent, The Toronto-Dominion Bank, New York Branch, as Letter of Credit Issuer and a Lender, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, New York Branch, First Tennessee Bank National Association, Morgan Stanley Bank, N.A., and The Bank of New York Mellon

to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Tennessee Valley Authority

(Registrant)

Date: October 3, 2018

/s/ John M. Thomas, III

John M. Thomas, III

Executive Vice President and

Chief Financial Officer

EXHIBIT INDEX

This exhibit is filed
Tennessee Valley Authority Exhibit
EX-10.1 2 exhibit101amendedandrestat.htm EXHIBIT 10.1 Exhibit EXHIBIT 10.1This agreement has been filed to provide investors with information regarding its terms. It is not intended to provide any other factual information about the Tennessee Valley Authority. The representations and warranties of the parties in this agreement were made to,…
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About TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY (NYSE:TVE)

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) operates a public power system and supplies power in Tennessee, northern Alabama, northeastern Mississippi, and southwestern Kentucky and in portions of northern Georgia, western North Carolina, and southwestern Virginia. The Company manages the Tennessee River, its tributaries and certain shorelines to provide navigation, flood damage reduction and electricity, among others. The Company is a wholesaler of power. The Company sells power to local power company customers of TVA (LPCs), which then resell power to their customers at retail rates. TVA’s LPCs consist of municipalities and other local government entities (municipalities), and customer-owned entities (cooperatives). TVA has approximately three nuclear sites consisting of over six units in operation and approximately one unit under construction. The Company’s transmission system has approximately 70 interconnections with over 10 neighboring electric systems.

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