Seattle.gov Home Page
Seattle.gov This Department
Link to Seattle City Light Home Page Link to Seattle City Light Home Page Link to Seattle City Light About Us Page Link to Seattle City Light Contact Us Page
Lighting Seattle since 1905 Jorge Carrasco, Superintendent
Ross Dam

Current
SCL News Releases

Since January 2003


Archived
SCL News Releases

Prior to January 2003


Seattle City Light Newsroom

City of Seattle News Releases

News Releases
   Logo of the City of Seattle, WA, USA   Seattle City Light

            News Release




Subject:   Seattle City Light Names New Power Supply & Environmental Affairs Officer
For Immediate Release:   
10/16/2007  12:45:00 PM
For More Information Contact:


Seattle City Light Names New Power Supply & Environmental Affairs Officer
Long time energy expert joins power management team


SEATTLE - Superintendent Jorge Carrasco today announced that Steven D. Kern as Seattle City Light’s Power Supply & Environmental Affairs Officer. Kern joins City Light on November 13.

“Steve is no stranger to Seattle City Light,” said Carrasco in making the appointment. “He has worked with us as a consultant on power marketing and also has served as an interim Power Supply and Environmental Affairs Officer. We are very fortunate to have someone of his caliber to provide leadership and continuity to our power management group.”

Kern has more than 25 years of experience in power supply matters. He began his career at Snohomish County PUD as a Resource Planner and Power Scheduler. He also has worked for Puget Sound Energy and Avista Corporation in Eastern Washington on both the gas and electric energy parts of their business. His management, power marketing and power supply experience also includes positions with Duke Energy, Arizona Public Services and PNGC Power.

Since 2005, Kern has been a principal in Lands Energy Consulting, a firm that provides energy trading, power operations, supply acquisition and energy supply risk management advisory services to large energy users. He will relocate from Vancouver, Washington, to Seattle.

Kern has a Bachelor of Science in geological sciences from the University of Washington; and graduate work in Business from Seattle University.

For more information, contact Suzanne Hartman (206) 615-0050.



- End -

Seattle City Light is a publicly owned utility dedicated to exceeding our customers' expectations in producing and delivering low cost, reliable power in an environmentally responsible and safe way. We are committed to delivering the best customer service experience of any utility in the nation.

Seattle City Light
 

Current
SCL News Releases

Since January 2003


Archived
SCL News Releases

Prior to January 2003


Seattle City Light Newsroom

City of Seattle News Releases

Click here for more contact information! Customer Service
Call (206) 684-3000


The Seattle City Light Web Team:

Seattle City Light -- 700 5th Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98104-5031 -- 206.684.3000
Mailing address: 700 5th Avenue, Suite 3200, P.O. Box 34023 Seattle, WA 98124-4023