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Trees & Right-of-Way Management

Tree Line USA
The Arbor Day Foundation, in cooperation with the National Association of State Foresters, recognizes public and private utilities that demonstrate practices that protect and enhance America's urban forests. The Tree Line USA program promotes the dual goals of safe, reliable electric service and abundant, healthy trees across utility service areas.

The Tree Line USA program seeks to promote best practices in utility arboriculture and public education through five core standards: quality tree care, annual worker training, tree planting and public education, tree-based energy conservation programs, and participation in Arbor Day.

ISO 9001:2008
Georgia Power distribution and transmission forestry has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification for its newly established quality management system—the first vegetation management program to receive certification in the United States. ISO 9001:2008 certification means that Georgia Power's forestry program has implemented processes to drive continuous improvement, customer satisfaction and effective management of all aspects of the business.

More detail about the requirements for ISO 9001:2008 certification can be found here.

Learn how Georgia Power manages rights-of-way and why it's important to you and your family.
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