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Reliability upgrades along NE Hidden Cove Road now complete

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

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

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

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

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

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

This year we continue to improve electric reliability and help customers shift when they use energy

When temperatures fell into the teens for several days in January, the region’s energy system strained, and PSE asked customers to conserve energy. Thank you to everyone who helped save energy during that time. We’d like to let you know that our Bainbridge Island reliability projects – and customers voluntarily shifting and reducing their energy … Read more

PSE’s EV home charger rebate coming soon

Instant rebates on fast, convenient Level 2 chargers for your home will be available this spring. When PSE Up & Go Electric Home Charging launches, you can save $300 on a Level 2 charger purchased through the PSE Marketplace. Depending on your household income and size, you may qualify for enhanced Empower Mobility incentives, including a … Read more

How a looped transmission system will improve reliability on Bainbridge Island

In late January, PSE’s Electric First Response Crew responded to a report of a tree leaning on the Winslow Tap transmission line. To safely remove the tree, crews needed to de-energize the line, which took out power for over 4,000 Bainbridge Island customers for about an hour. We apologize for this inconvenience. The Winslow Tap … Read more

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