We are committed to maintaining the health of our
environment by conserving, protecting and enhancing our natural resources. We
fulfill this commitment by conducting our business with respect and care for
We use a proactive approach both to help avoid the
impacts on cultural and natural resource. We have developed a plan that balances
our responsibility to provide reliable, safe electricity with natural resource
protection. Whether it's enhancing, conserving, restoring or managing natural
resources, we perform the work while keeping potential environmental impacts on
our radar. Learn more in our Vegetation Management fact sheet.
It is important to us to sustain the animal, bird and plant life throughout the areas we work in. We recognize the importance
of trees to communities and are committed to protecting the beauty of tree
canopies. Our avian protection program is designed to limit the potential for
bird electrocution or collision with the company's overhead towers, poles and
wires infrastructure. Learn more in our Avian Protection fact sheet.
Our environmental and engineering teams work together to
design new, or redesign existing, electric facilities to protect sensitive
habitats. We work with regulatory agencies and engage with landowners, public
agencies, nonprofit and community organizations, and other stakeholders who
share our commitment to protect and preserve the natural environment. Learn more in our Wetlands Protection fact sheet.
We are also committed to remediating, restoring and
renewing ecosystems and habitats through careful planning and collaboration
with the community and the regulators. Our goal is to limit the impacts from
our operations and transform previous industrial property into clean,
productive assets. Learn more in our Wildlife Protection fact sheet.