Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) is working on their vegetation management.

We spoke with REC’s Managing Director of Communication and Public Relations Casey Hollins about it in our latest news makers.

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Casey tells us that it is that time of year again to begin to clear vegetation from around the power lines.

She also tells us there is some new technology to accomplish the goal.

Casey tells us that satellites are now used to examine the health of trees around the power lines.

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