Energy Choices for Home

You have options in how you power your day.

What type of power do you prefer?

Basic Service

Your electricity price equals your actual usage each month billed at the Basic Service rate: 

Up to 1000 kWh: 6.329 ¢ per kWh >1000 kWh: 7.051 ¢ per kWh. Your bill also includes a basic charge, transmission costs, distribution costs and required adjustments.. 

Pricing is based directly on the cost to provide electric service and is regulated by the Oregon Public Utility Commission. 

Renewable Energy

When you sign up for one of PGE’s Green Future options, you’re joining a community of more than 225,000 other PGE participants who support local, renewable power. 

We offer a variety of options to make it easy for you to choose clean renewable power. Together, we can make a real impact. 


Night owl? You could save if you charge an electric vehicle overnight, or use most of your electricity at night or on weekends, this plan may lower your electricity costs. 

You pay different rates for electricity you use depending on the time of day, day of week and season. 

The rate is lower on nights and weekends and higher at high-demand times such as weekday mornings and evenings. See pricing details. 

No matter what option you choose, you get a lot for your money. The average residential customer pays about $99 a month for electricity. That covers the cost to: 

Green Source, Clean Wind, Green Future Solar and Green Future are service marks of Portland General Electric Company.