If you feel your local utility company is responsible for trimming trees, please call.
Jul 02, And finally, a homeowner who cut down a tree, ended up shutting down an entire TVA nuclear plant for three shrubmulching.bar says the tree fell onto a transmission li.
Jul 11, When a tree is in contact or comes close enough to a power line, it can be energized. This can be very dangerous as it may lead to electrocution to anyone touching it or can cause the tree to catch fire. Since branches can conduct electricity, it is always recommended that you do not try cutting down branches touching the power shrubmulching.barted Reading Time: 10 mins. Stay well away from the power lines. Cut the smallest pieces you can - so they disconnect from both the tree and the power lines without any possibility of becoming a conductor from the power lines to the ground (or to you) when they fall.
I did this recently. However, the trees in question were small. I simply cut the entire trees down.