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Annual Meeting 2021 Announcement

At PenLight, your vote matters. Each year, as part of a member-owned cooperative, you have the opportunity to vote in the board of directors’ election and attend the annual meeting, where the election results for three open seats are announced. PenLight is governed by our members. Those elected to the board of directors are fellow […]

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The Commitment of an Electric Lineworker

Lineworker Appreciation Day is April 18 National studies consistently rank power line installers and repairers among the most dangerous jobs in the country and for good reason. Laboring high in the air wearing heavy equipment and working directly with high voltage creates the perfect storm of a dangerous and unforgiving profession. But electric lineworkers are […]

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The Nature of Power Outages

Outages often start with a loud boom. The lights go out, and it is suddenly dark and quiet. When the power goes out unexpectedly, it can be one of many causes: trees and limbs falling on electric lines, vehicles hitting poles, transformers or buried cables failing, squirrels getting into equipment, windstorms, etc. What all outages […]

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Is Your Winter Electric Bill Higher?

Cold hard fact: Your house uses more energy in the winter. Here is why: In cold weather, home heating systems work much harder to keep the temperature inside comfortable. Even if settings remain the same on the thermostat, the system runs longer to heat the home to the desired temperature when it is colder outside. […]

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What is Beneficial Electrification?

If you are like most Americans, you are interested in saving money on energy costs and doing your part to help the environment. Wouldn’t it be great if you could do both? Well, you can, through a concept called beneficial electrification. This utility industry term refers to innovations in energy technologies that create new ways […]

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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, updating landscaping, and planting trees and shrubs. Healthy green scaping means homeowners can enjoy many benefits, such as cleaning the air, filtering stormwater, and saving up […]

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Get your Septic System Inspected

Look for your reminder in the mail. Water quality in the Key Peninsula is declining. Septic system inspections help protect water for your family’s health and recreation. Washington State law requires you to maintain your septic system. Get an inspection every 1 to 3 years, depending on the type of system. Help for Homeowners Hardship […]