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Board Candidate Applications Now Accepted

The Peninsula Light Co. Election Committee is accepting applications for board of director positions up for election in March 2021. Application forms are available at our Become a Board Member page. All applicants must be Peninsula Light members in good standing, and permanent residents in PenLight’s service area. When submitting your application, ensure the envelope […]

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Thank You, Harbor Community Solar Participants

In November 2015, Peninsula Light energized Pierce County’s first community solar project: a 60-kilowatt array on the roof of Harbor History Museum. The installation has produced more than 330,000 kilowatt-hours, which means the system has produced enough energy to offset half of the museum’s annual consumption each year. Through state production incentives, more than 100 […]

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Get Ready for Storm Season

Winter storms in Gig Harbor and the Key Peninsula can run the gamut from driving rain to sleet, snow, ice, blowing winds, or any combination of these. While PenLight’s vegetation management and undergrounding programs help protect the reliability of our electric service, it is still important to be prepared. Here are tips from local emergency […]

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Resource Plan

Under the Electric Utility Resource Plans Law, RCW 19.280, PenLight is required to submit a resource plan every two years to the Washington Department of Commerce. The long-term plan forecasts PenLight’s loads for the next five and 10 years, and describes the resources it plans to use to serve those loads. DOC reports this data […]

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The Power to Be Evolutionary

With increasing interest from car shoppers across the United States, Electric Vehicles (EVs) are becoming more popular. Dozens of makes and models now on the market and it’s getting easier to choose an electric car for your next vehicle purchase. In Washington, there are over 50,000 EVs on the road and more are added every […]