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Seattle City Light and Seattle Public Utilities Awarded $18 Million to Customers in Need

Seattle, WA—Seattle City Light and Seattle Public Utilities announced today that they awarded more than $18 million dollars to customers in 2022. These funds were distributed to eligible residential customers enrolled in the utilities’ bill assistance programs and/or payment plans and applied directly to customers’ billing accounts. The Washington State… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Jason Timothy, Crew Chief Assigned Coordinator

The Basics How long have you been at City Light?  6 and a half years Division: Transmission & Distribution Field Operations Tell us about your role. What does your job entail? I am a crew chief assigned coordinator for the North Service Center line department. I help coordinate all overhead line jobs, so… [ Keep reading ]

Free Weatherization Program

The Seattle Office of Housing and Seattle City Light help income-eligible homeowners with affordable and equitable access to heat while reducing their energy bills with a free weatherization program offered by the Seattle Office of Housing. Since 1980, the Seattle Office of Housing, in conjunction with Seattle City Light, has… [ Keep reading ]

How the Inflation Reduction Act will help you.

The landmark Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is all anyone can seem to talk about since President Biden first signed it into law on August 16, 2022. What is it? Who will benefit? But the average homeowner is probably asking themselves “How will it help me?”. With just over $370 billion… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Temo Madrigal-Sanchez, Workforce Development Manager

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? I’ve been with City Light for seven months. Division: Workforce Excellence Tell us about your role. What does your job entail? I am the workforce development manager. My job entails leading a dynamic team of wonderful professionals that has a… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Francis Sammy, Electrical Power Systems Engineer

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? 11 years Division: I work in South Systems Distribution Engineering, which is a part of Engineering and Technology Operations.    Tell us about your role. What does your job entail? Recently, I was promoted to supervisor of our workgroup, and I have been… [ Keep reading ]

2022 Year in Review

2022: A Year in Review After a few tumultuous years, 2022 felt like a step in the right direction and there was certainly plenty to celebrate. As we look ahead to an even brighter 2023, here is a sampling of the milestones, achievements, and accolades Seattle City Light marked in… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Cecelia Miller, Gardener

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? I started in January 2018 and am coming up on my five-year anniversary. Division: Vegetation Management Tell us about your role. What does your job entail? I’m a gardener. Here at City Light, it can mean a lot of different things day to day. My favorite… [ Keep reading ]

Cold Weather is Here: Tips for Reducing Your Energy Use While You Stay Warm

Inclement weather can be tough on your home, and if you haven’t done so yet, it’s a good time to prepare your home for the winter season! Follow these DIY tips to prepare your home — you’ll be more comfortable when the thermometer dips and save more on energy bills:… [ Keep reading ]

Energy Saving Holiday Gift Guide

Now is a great time to give the gift of energy savings to friends and loved ones as energy consumption peaks during the winter months in the Pacific Northwest. Seattle City Light compiled a quick list of ideas to inspire you as your embark on some last minute shopping! Smart… [ Keep reading ]