Puget Sound Energy
Puget Sound Energy is an American energy utility company providing their services in the United States. The company is based in Bellevue, Washington, United States. The company is owned by Macquarie Group Limited which an Australian global investment is banking company based in Sydney, Australia. The company provides their services to residential as well as commercial customers in the Puget Sound region of the state of Washington. In the state of Washington, company provides their services to 1.1 million electricity customers & 750,000 natural gas customers making it one of the largest energy utilities companies in the Washington. The company was founded as a result of merger between two companies named as Puget Sound Power & Light Company & Washington Energy Company in 1997 whereas in 2009, the company was acquired by the Macquarie Group.
There are many plants owned &operated by the Puget Sound Energy which consists of hydroelectric facilities, wind-power generating facilities & natural gas facilities having capacity of more than 2,900 MW.
Hydroelectric plants generated around 33% of the electricity supply of the company whereas natural gas plants accounts to 29% of the electricity of the total supply if the company.