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Tree Trimming Program To Impact Richland County Communities

24 Apr , 2019  

Ohio Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEngergy Corp., is conducting tree trimming and other vegetation management work in communities across its 34-county service area in Ohio to help enhance customer reliability.  The work helps keep power flowing to customers around the clock by preventing tree-related outages.

Maintaining proper clearances around electrical equipment can help reduce the frequency and duration of power outages, especially those associated with severe weather, such as the lengthy windstorm earlier this year.  In 2019, more than 5,300 miles of electric line rights-of-way will be trimmed in the Ohio Edison service area as part of an almost $23 million vegetation management program.    More…


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First Energy Investment Includes Mansfield Substation Work

21 Sep , 2016  

To help enhance service reliability for customers, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is continuing construction work this summer and throughout the remainder of 2016 on distribution and transmission infrastructure projects totaling approximately $369 million in Ohio Edison’s 34-county service territory.

To date, more than $195 million of the total has been spent on a variety of projects More…