Happy New Year from Puget Sound Energy!

PSE line workers working on powerlines.

We are grateful for you – our customers – and are proud to serve you on Bainbridge Island. We’d like to highlight some of our work in 2023 to provide safe and reliable power and collaborate with the community on energy efficiency. Here’s a look at our work last year:   We’ll provide information about the … Read more

Flex Smart+ by the numbers

Woman smiles and looks at smart thermostat.

In November 2022, we launched an energy-efficiency pilot program, Flex Smart+, to help meet Bainbridge Island’s growing demand for energy. By enrolling their qualified smart thermostat or water heater, Flex Smart+ participants enable PSE to automatically adjust their temperature set point by a few degrees for a few hours on days when we predict more … Read more

PSE to build a 248 MW utility-scale wind project in Stillwater County, Montana

Wind turbine spinning in night sky.

Last month, PSE announced we are developing the Beaver Creek wind farm, a utility-scale wind project that will be located on the high plains in Stillwater County, Montana. As we work to add more clean energy to our portfolio to meet statutory obligations outlined in Washington’s Clean Energy Transformation Act, we are continuing to partner … Read more

PSE provides $200,000 to local nonprofits for a warmer winter

Helpline House sign standing in front yard.

As the weather gets colder, PSE’s community team set out to make winter a little warmer across the communities we serve. Through our 2023 Warm Winter campaign, 75 nonprofits spanning 10 counties received contributions totaling $200,000. In Kitsap County, the following organizations received Warm Winter funds: These funds support three critical components of a warm … Read more

A tranquil night at Bloedel Reserve

Bloedel Reserve building illuminated at night.

The rain stopped just in time for the silent Solstice Walk at Bloedel Reserve on December 19. The sky cleared and suddenly the moon and stars were visible. “Although I have visited Bloedel numerous times, it is unique in every season. It was a completely different experience to explore the trails with a guided lantern-lit … Read more