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We Power: 10 Seattle Summer Attractions

It takes great power to make the Seattle area as exciting as it is; power that’s fueled by people and technology. Unlike some electric utilities that are driven by investors, City Light is a publicly owned utility which answers to its customers. Together, we power some pretty amazing things and we… [ Keep reading ]

City Light Continues Electronic Equipment Upgrades in March 2017

Starting in mid-March 2017, Seattle City Light will be supporting enhanced cellular and data services in the Phinney Ridge and Fremont areas by upgrading electronic equipment to 11 utility poles throughout the public right-of-way of these neighborhoods.

Seattle City Light Introduces MobE to Teach People About Solar Energy

Mayor Ed Murray helped Seattle City Light unveil a first-of-its kind interactive kiosk today that will use the power of the Sun to teach people about solar and other forms of renewable energy.

State’s Biggest Community Solar Project Coming to Phinney Ridge

Seattle City Light is partnering with Woodland Park Zoo and the Phinney Neighborhood Association to install the state’s largest community solar project.

Seeking Young Artists Who Know How to Shrink a Carbon Bigfoot

Seattle City Light is looking for students in grades 3 to 6 to participate in the 2nd Annual Shrinking Bigfoot Calendar Contest. The utility is asking kids to share their ideas on how to shrink their carbon footprints through energy conservation.

May-June Issue of Light Reading Available Online

The May-June issue of Your Seattle City Light’s customer newsletter, Light Reading, is now available online.

Solar Carousel Sneak Peek Available from CityStream

Seattle Channel is featuring the Woodland Park Zoo’s solar carousel in this week’s episode of CityStream, which premiere’s Thursday night. But you can get a sneak peek at the show and learn more about City Light’s project and partnership with the zoo.

Putting Renewable Energy Demo Projects on the Map

Anyone interested in renewable energy is invited to check out the new map of our renewable energy demonstration projects, which we’ve added to our website.

Solar Panel Installations Underway for Zoo Carousel

Work is now underway to install solar panels on the roof of the carousel pavilion at Woodland Park Zoo thanks to a $70,000 grant from Seattle City Light’s green power program.

Seattle City Light, Woodland Park Zoo to Power Carousel with Sun

In partnership with Seattle City Light, Woodland Park Zoo will install solar panels this month on the roof of the carousel pavilion located on the zoo’s North Meadow.