Downed power lines

It's critical to understand what to do around downed lines...

Storm damage and downed power lines

Storms wreak havoc on power lines and often leave debris on the ground...

How to select the right tree for the location

Carefully select new plantings based on proximity to electric lines...

Why some trees are removed

Sometimes, trees that are around power lines should be removed...

Safety in the home

This page overviews likely hazards we might encounter everyday...

Nationally recognized practices

Our vegetation practices have gained national recognition...

Temporary power disconnection for tree work

Sometimes tree work requires us to disconnect your service...

Vegetation management contractors

Find a tree care professional that can perform vegetation management...

Common types of electrical problems

A handful of types of electrical problems occur most often...

Wood disposal and stump removal

Wood chips often are available after our crews have completed work...

Electrical accidents

Know what to do in case of an electrical accident in your home...

Electrical fires

What to do when an electrical fire happens...

Be prepared for storms

Know whether a storm is approaching your area...

Real estate matters

There are many restrictions for building near high-voltage lines...

Real estate/high-voltage transmission information

Maintaining transmission right-of-way is a priority...

High-voltage transmission right-of-way restrictions

Interference with high-voltage line corridors is extremely hazardous...

Before digging around underground power facilities

Avoid disturbing buried utility lines... 

Maintaining trees near power lines

Our vegetation maintenance practices are described in this section of the site...

Homeowner rights and customer responsibilities

Understand your rights and responsibilities for tree maintenance....

OSHA requirements and ANSI consensus standard

Safety requirements for utility workers need to be followed...

How trees are pruned

Understand how we need to prune trees...

Why we prune trees

Vegetation maintenance is critical for reliable electric service...

Maintaining habitats with herbicides

Careful herbicide use maintains habitats and helps electric service reliability...

Maintaining transmission right-of-way

Vegetation management in transmission rights-of-way is critical to reliability...

Space Heater Safety

Stay safe and warm with these tips for using space heaters...

Last Modified: January 19, 2012