Bainbridge Island Electric system improvements

Two crew members repairing tree damage, and road closures have provided plenty of hurdles for restoring power.

It’s no secret electric reliability on Bainbridge Island needs to be improved. In finding solutions, PSE is committed to exploring new technologies. Our proposed plan is a solution designed for Bainbridge Island – combining new technologies and grid infrastructure in a solutions package tailored to meet the island’s unique needs. To address transmission reliability needs, … Read more

Battery spotlight: Tenino microgrid 

PSE battery expert pointing at internal components of battery storage unit.

As a part of our ongoing series on PSE’s innovative battery projects around our service area, this month we are highlighting the Tenino Microgrid.  This Grid Modernization initiative, in partnership with the Washington State Department of Commerce, is another step in our continued commitment to bringing new technology to our customers. By designing, installing, and testing … Read more

PSE supports Bainbridge Prepares in Public Health Initiatives 

Bainbridge Prepares and Bainbridge community members getting vaccinated against COVID-19.

The PSE Foundation is proud to provide a $5,000 grant to Bainbridge Prepares to support the public health initiatives in Kitsap County. With that funding, Bainbridge Prepares was able to support COVID-19 vaccination efforts (40,000 doses and counting!) and flu immunizations for uninsured and underinsured individuals that wanted them (flu immunizations are not reimbursed at the state … Read more

PSE partners with the Seattle Kraken and Bainbridge Community Foundation

A young woman smiling with a Bainbridge Community Foundation logo that says

Puget Sound Energy announced a multiyear partnership with Climate Pledge Arena and the Seattle Kraken NHL hockey organization to promote energy efficiency and sustainability across the region. The one-of-a-kind collaboration features the Light the Lamp sponsorship program, supporting local organizations that engage with underserved youth in sports and other physical activities. As part of the partnership, PSE and the … Read more