PSE in the Community

Join Island Volunteer Caregivers for their 2024 Gather and Give Gala on June 6

Bainbridge Island is a community brimming with neighbor-to-neighbor support. While some communities have volunteer nonprofits that focus solely on transportation, Island Volunteer Caregivers (IVC) goes beyond to provide companionship, life enrichment activities that help alleviate loneliness and isolation and grief support. In 2023, IVC’s 306 volunteers contributed over 11,300 hours, fulfilling 4,176 requests and traveling … Read more

Routine tree trimming along distribution and transmission lines continues this spring and summer

To maintain safe and reliable power, PSE’s service partner, Asplundh Tree Experts LLC, will continue to trim trees for routine maintenance along the power lines that serve Bainbridge Island.  Over the next several months, crews will trim along the distribution circuits west of SR 305 from NE Day Road to NE New Brooklyn Road and … Read more

Construction resumes at Port Madison Substation in May

To improve electric reliability for Bainbridge Island customers, PSE is replacing aging equipment at the Port Madison Substation. Last year we replaced some equipment, and we’re returning to complete the upgrades. Construction at the substation could resume as soon as May 1 and last until the fall. We’ll continue to provide safe, reliable energy during … Read more

Sensi smart thermostats as low as $1 – upgrade now and enroll in Flex Smart+

If you’ve been considering upgrading to a new smart thermostat, now is the perfect time. Until April 30, PSE is offering an increased rebate of $100 on any Sensi smart thermostat, reducing some models to as low as $1 each. Additionally, you’ll receive free shipping when you purchase your smart thermostat from the PSE Marketplace. Sensi … Read more

PSE launches public charging program

We’re committed to making it as convenient as possible for our electric vehicle-driving customers to charge at home, at work and on the go.  Our new Up & Go Electric for Public program provides incentives to businesses and communities that cover up to 100 percent of the costs to install, maintain and operate public charging stations for … Read more

Join Scarlet Road for their annual gala on May 18

Scarlet Road is hosting its annual Restoring Hope Gala on May 18 at the Marvin Williams Center in Bremerton. This fundraising event will help support survivors of sexual exploitation in Kitsap County and will feature a live auction, raffle and keynote speaker. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, beverages and stories of hope and transformation as we come … Read more

Bainbridge Senior Living installs new EV charging station through PSE’s Up & Go Electric program

Bainbridge Senior Living’s Madrona House is the first participant in PSE’s Up & Go Electric for Multifamily program to install an EV charging station on Bainbridge Island. The charging station, which includes four chargers, is now open for resident use and was funded in part by PSE’s Up & Go Electric for Multifamily program. Read … Read more

PSE’s Powerful Partners program celebrates eighth year collaborating with local organizations on their journey to cleaner energy

PSE’s Powerful Partners program works with local organizations taking steps to address their own sustainability goals while doing amazing work in their communities. This year, Powerful Partners is donating $150,000 across 12 organizations throughout PSE’s service area. Of this year’s recipients, ten are non-profit organizations, including the Kitsap Regional Library Foundation serving Kitsap County.  In addition to … Read more

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

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

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