First New U.S. Nuclear Reactor in 20 Years Online at TVA


Unit 2 at the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Watts Bar Nuclear Plant became the United States’ first new reactor to reach commercial operation in two decades this fall.

Ontario Legislation Could ‘Make My Apprenticeship Useless’


Toronto Local 353 Business Manager Steven Martin isn’t just dismayed the Legislative Assembly of Ontario may pass a measure that could compromise public safety and harm the livelihood of trade unionists.

IBEW Members Dominate ‘Elite Tradesman’ Competition


Members from IBEW locals across the country participated in the first-ever IDEAL National Championship for electrical workers in November. And they won in almost every category.

Why This Contractor Went IBEW

Organizing isn't a sprint. It's a marathon. IBEW organizers in New York State learned this lesson well. Over the course of ten years, they won the trust and respect of a local contractor, Stilsing Electric. See how they kept at it and gained the IBEW another signatory contractor.