PG&E steps up to APS’ challenge with $70,000 to support utility research
Arizona Public Service launched the Utility Arborist Research Fund (UARF) campaign with a $100,000 pledge in 2011 and a challenge to other utilities to join in supporting research specific to utility arboriculture.
Pacific Gas and Electric supported the UARF with a $70,000 gift in 2013.
Utility Arborist Research Fund major donors include the following:
Arizona Public Service: $100,000
Pacific Gas & Electric: $70,000
Utility Arborist Assoc.: $20,000
Sacramento Municipal Utility District: $10,000
Texas New Mexico Power: $10,000
Edison Electric Institute: $5,000