Established: March 21, 1950 within the Department of the Interior
Transferred to the Department of Energy by the Department of Energy Organization Act; Public Law 95-91; 91 Stat. 565; August 4, 1977
From 1950 to 1977 the publications from SEPA are found in I 65.
Between 1977 and 1995 the publications from SEPA are found in E 1.95.
From 1995 forward the publications from SEPA are found in E 8.
"Southeastern Power Administration was created in 1950 by the Secretary of the Interior to carry out the functions assigned to the Secretary by the Flood Control Act of 1944. In 1977, Southeastern was transferred to the newly created United States Department of Energy. Southeastern, headquartered in Elberton, Georgia, is responsible for marketing electric power and energy generated at reservoirs operated by the United States Army Corps of Engineers. This power is marketed to more than 491 preference customers in the states of Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, southern Illinois, Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, North Carolina, and South Carolina. "