Environment

 

Being part of the communities we serve goes beyond delivering safe, reliable electricity. We conduct business in an environmentally sensitive manner and also work to enhance the environment for the benefit of all who live and work here.

 

Community Roots

Community Roots

Through this program, we provide trees to environmentally-focused groups and schools (4th grade only), as well as county and local governments. A greener planet benefits us all.

Visit our Community Roots website and make your request today.

Learn how to get your trees

Electric bucket trucks

We’re working toward a goal of having all our bucket trucks equipped with electrically-powered bucket lifts so we can work quieter and cleaner.

Check out our electric vehicle web page to see how we’re incorporating electric cars into our fleet.

Electric Vehicles
 

Osprey nesting platforms

We’ve been helping the rebound of the osprey in Pennsylvania for many years. Check out this video of a nesting platform installation.

 

Wood Utility Pole Recycling

pole recycling

Our old wood utility poles no longer go into landfills. They go to an industrial waste-to-energy facility where they are used in an environmentally responsible way to produce energy.

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PPL Corporation Sustainability Report

Jason and Tonya Harris with daughter, Fiona Read the report
 

Recycling

We do a lot of work on the grid to make sure it’s safe and reliable. Used materials like copper, aluminum, steel and mineral oil aren’t thrown away. They’re recycled. And that’s good for the planet.