About Us

For more than 130 years, we’ve been powering our community and helping connect Oregonians to what matters most to them.

Energy Future

We’re transforming our company by investing in clean and reliable energy, modernizing our Smart Grid and empowering customers. We're strategically planning for new, cost-effective and more sustainable ways to generate electricity.

A letter from Maria Pope, President and CEO of PGE.

We generate a diverse mix of electricity from plants we own and purchase power on the wholesale market.

Who We Are

Portland General Electric (PGE) is a fully integrated energy company based in Portland, Oregon. We provide energy and energy solutions to customers in 51 cities across 7 counties – serving 44% of the inhabitants of Oregon.

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    Just the facts about how we provide electric service.
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Environment 

We work to reduce our impact on the environment while providing cost effective, reliable energy. 

Air Quality & Emissions

We’re committed to powering Oregon’s energy future in ways that reduce carbon and other pollutant emissions.

Rivers & Water Quality

Our dedicated team of researchers and biologists monitor water quality closely and work with regulators and non-profits to support healthy rivers.

Fish & Wildlife Habitats

We work to protect fish and their habitat in areas where we operate hydroelectric plants.

Sustainability Reporting

We are leading the way to cleaner energy for Oregon’s future as we work to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Community

Community

For more than a century, PGE has been investing in programs that reflect our customers’ values, our employees’ community interests, and the needs of the communities we serve.

  • PGE Parks & Campgrounds
    Explore the beauty of the Northwest in PGE’s parks and campgrounds.
  • PGE Project Zero
    PGE Project Zero focuses on education, workforce development and the environment, to empower young adults on their journey to create the clean energy future.