Puget Sound Energy Amateur Radio Group

Amateur Radio Emergency Services Team


Welcome to the Puget Sound Energy—Amateur Radio Group's-Amateur Radio Emergency Services (PSE ARES) team website. PSE ARES’s purpose is to provide emergency communications support for Puget Sound Energy. In the event of a public communications system failure, PSE ARES will maintain vital public safety communications with city, county and state agencies within our western Washington service area.

Our Team

PSE ARES is actively improving our amateur radio capabilities and building relationships with local amateur radio teams. We welcome the opportunity to participate in area exercises.

Weekly Net

The PSE ARES weekly Net occurs every Tuesday afternoon at 12:30pm PST on the W7PSE repeater [441.775 (+)PL103.5]. In event of repeater failure: 441.775 simplex or, 147.42 simplex. Visitors are welcome to check in. PSE ARES is a part of the Puget Sound Energy Amateur Radio Group (PSE ARG), the owner and operator of the W7PSE linked repeater system. See our Repeater Sites page for more information on all of our repeaters.

PSEAres is headquartered in Bellevue, WA