Time of Use Pricing

For Schedule 32 businesses and organizations

Pricing periods

Time of Use pricing is different for different times of the day. We call these periods:

  • On-peak (times when demand is high)

  • Mid-peak

  • Off-peak (times when demand is low)

Time of Use period

On-peak

Time of Use price*

15.838 ¢ per kWh

Basic Service price*

11.486 ¢ per kWh

Time of Use period

Mid-peak

Time of Use price*

11.486 ¢ per kWh

Basic Service price*

11.486 ¢ per kWh

Time of Use period

Off-peak

Time of Use price*

9.073 ¢ per kWh

Basic Service price*

11.486 ¢ per kWh

*Both pricing plans include 1.389 ¢ additional distribution charge on kWh > 5000. Your bill includes these electricity charges plus other charges that apply to all PGE customers, such as a basic charge and supplemental adjustments.

Times and seasons

Time of Use pricing periods differ seasonally, because people use power differently in winter than in summer, which changes high-demand times.

Time of Use period

On-peak

Winter (Nov. 1 – April 30)

6 to 10 a.m. Mon. – Fri. 5 to 8 p.m. Mon. – Fri.

Summer (May 1 – Oct. 31)

3 to 8 p.m. Mon. – Fri.

Time of Use period

Mid-peak

Winter (Nov. 1 – April 30)

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon. – Fri. 8 to 10 p.m. Mon. – Fri. 6 a.m.to 10 p.m. Sat.

Summer (May 1 – Oct. 31)

6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mon. – Fri. 8 to 10 p.m. Mon. – Fri. 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sat.

Time of Use period

Off-peak

Winter (Nov. 1 – April 30)

10 p.m. to 6 a.m. every day 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sun. and specified holidays*

Summer (May 1 – Oct. 31)

*New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas

Time of Use is best if you use most of your electricity late at night or on weekends. If not, you will not benefit from this plan.

Review our Conditional Guarantee.

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