Here in New England, tree limbs and branches are the leading cause of power outages. Improved electric system safety and reliability are the result of a strong vegetation management program here at Eversource.
Non-emergency tree trimming requests are suspended in accordance with our response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will email or call to obtain consent for essential tree work on or near your property and will not come to your door.
Why Eversource Trims Trees
Find out how Eversource works throughout the year to ensure safe, reliable electric service with minimal interruptions while employing thoughtful and professional tree-trimming around our power lines.
Plan Before You Plant
Trees and power lines don’t mix. When they touch, it can cause everything from power outages, fires and downed lines, to safety hazards for people, wildlife, and even the trees themselves.
Trees: Our Responsibility & Yours
Learn what Eversource will trim and remove for trees, along with what homeowners are responsible for on an everyday basis, as well as during emergency situations.