Power Friendly Planting


…the transformer. The tendency is for homeowners to plant around the padmount transformer to “cover up the green box”. However, PenLight’s workers need room to work safely on this energized…

Water and Watts


Hydro power’s reliability and flexibility supports PenLight’s clean power system. Powered by water, dams do not produce emissions like fossil-fuel burning resources, allowing PenLight’s fuel mix to be extremely green

FAQs: Conservation


Conservation What is Green Power? “Green Power” is generated from the renewable resources of the wind, water and sun. When these resources are used to generate electricity, we get power

Board of Directors


…a Board member Debra knows the importance of working with other Board members and PenLight staff to ensure reliable power, quality customer service, and low rates. She considers it an…

Renewable Option Program


…of wind power generated throughout the Pacific Northwest. BEF’s Green-e Energy Certified Renewable Option Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) represent renewable energy sources from Pacific Northwest projects where clean zero-emission wind…

Arbor Day Is April 30


Powerful landscaping offers benefits to your electric service and creates curb appeal Spring is just around the corner. A popular way to welcome the season is tending to the yard,…