Installing different equipment at the Murden Cove Substation to meet our customers’ energy needs

Map of Bainbridge Island that includes the existing Winslow Tap infrastructure, the new Winslow-Murden Cove 115kV transmission line.

We’d like to update you on the status of our “hybrid solution” – the projects that will help improve electric reliability and capacity on Bainbridge Island. We’re continuing most of our projects as planned: the Winslow Tap Rebuild, new Murden Cove-Winslow 115kV transmission line, Winslow Substation and Murden Cove Substation upgrades, and Flex Smart+. The … Read more

Reliability upgrades along NE Hidden Cove Road now complete

Map of the electric system tree wire and underground cable upgrade on NE Hidden Cove Road between Komedal Road NE and Phelps Road NE.

We’ve completed upgrades to the electric system on NE Hidden Cove Road between Komedal Road NE and Phelps Road NE (see project area above).  We want to thank you for your patience and understanding throughout construction. The NE Hidden Cove Road project replaced aging utility poles, replaced existing electric wire with tree wire and installed … Read more

Protect yourself from a potential scam

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We’re aware of the recent uptick in scams targeting utility customers. Please know PSE never asks or requires customers with outstanding account balances to purchase a prepaid debit card or pay via cash apps to avoid immediate disconnection. Our secure online payment portal is available only through or through the MyPSE app. If a … Read more

Five energy efficiency tips for your spring home improvement projects

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As you start to tackle your spring cleaning list, we want to remind you of our energy-saving rebates that help keep project costs low, reduce your carbon footprint and even lower your energy bills. Whether your home improvement projects are big or small, we recommend using these energy-saving tips:  1. Clear the way for efficient heating … Read more

Join IslandWood April 7 for an afternoon on the trails

One adult carrying an infant, alongside a young person walking on a pathway that connects to a stone building in the background, crossing a vegetated area framed by lush tree branches at each side.

IslandWood is an environmental education nonprofit serving children, educators and community members throughout the Puget Sound region. The organization believes every child should have access to the sense of wonder and discovery that comes from meaningful experiences in the natural world. IslandWood was founded to increase access and lower financial barriers to nature-based learning for … Read more

Celebrate Earth Day at the 2024 Earth Expo on April 27

Promotional graphic of Earth Expo at Battle Point Park, Saturday, April 27, 10 am to 2 pm, free, with live music and food trucks. Invitation by Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District.

Ready to celebrate our beautiful planet and learn what you can do right now to make a difference? Join Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District at the 2024 Earth Expo at Battle Point Park on Saturday, April 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The day is packed with fun, inspiration and positive actions for … Read more

Bainbridge History Museum launches new logo and website

Bainbridge History Museum logo.

Under the banner of “one island, many stories,” Bainbridge History Museum is making some history of its own with a new logo and website. The organization is making the refresh so that it is inviting to islanders and tourists alike. “We want to remain a forward-looking, backward-preserving organization for this wonderful place,” said Amber Buell, … Read more