Tag Archives: power

PSE Island

Welcome to Bainbridge Puget Sound Energy (PSE) Island. Its like Safeco Field or any other company-paid entity. You might not have noticed, because Madge, “you’re soaking in it.” It’s all around us like the Matrix. Oh, speaking of all around … Continue reading

Posted in Alternative Energy, My CO2 Footprint | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

How do You Make an Ice Cube from the Sun?

“Solar power, of course,” said Neil Johannsen,  retired Director of Alaska State Parks, answering his own question. He asked me that question as I looked at his solar-powered van, Plover, named after a bird. I love that question. That is … Continue reading

Posted in Alternative Energy, Green Ideas, My CO2 Footprint, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Island Power Moves Forward

What Happened Tuesday October 6th at the City of Bainbridge Island Council Meeting… Bainbridge Island, WA — TEN amazing people stood up and spoke in support of public power including Phil Rockefeller! We crossed the first major hurtle and have … Continue reading

Posted in My CO2 Footprint | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Losing Power

Saturday we lost power all day. It’s par for the course on Bainbridge where a light breeze or, in this case, a dusting of snow can render most or all of the island powerless. To be fair, temperatures had plummeted … Continue reading

Posted in At Home | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off