News Releases

Recent media releases on company news and events

Date News Release
11/13/2017 Portland General Electric, Pacific Power and NW Natural Educate Customers on Utility Scams
11/01/2017 PGE submits storage plan to Oregon Public Utilities Commission
10/02/2017 Portland General Electric joins western Energy Imbalance Market
08/04/2017 New record set – again – for electricity use in summer
07/28/2017 PGE announces CEO succession plan
07/20/2017 PGE customers #1 for renewable power for eighth year in a row
06/19/2017 PGE names new general counsel and corporate compliance officer to executive team
06/06/2017 PGE joins more than 1,200 U.S. state, city and business leaders to say #WeAreStillIn
05/12/2017 PGE suspends permits for potential gas plant
04/07/2017 PGE crews responding to widespread outages
03/15/2017 PGE's Electric Avenue Powers 1 Million Miles of Electric Driving
03/01/2017 PGE asks OPUC to review customer prices
01/24/2017 Genetic testing confirms return of Deschutes sockeye
01/11/2017 PGE crews working through the night to restore outages related to historic snowfall
12/30/2016 Employee donations to benefit Central Oregon non-profits
12/27/2016 PGE and Pacific Power Offer Plans to Advance Electric Vehicle Adoption
11/15/2016 PGE files Integrated Resource Plan with Public Utility Commission
06/13/2016 Portland General Electric moves home backup energy system from the laboratory to the house next door
06/03/2016 With summer temperatures expected to soar, PGE offers simple tips to stay cool
05/23/2016 PGE issues Request for Information to inform energy storage development process
05/17/2016 PGE distributes more than $57 million in fee payments to city governments
03/02/2016 Oregon Legislature sets new renewable energy standards
01/04/2016 Mersereau to join PGE executive team as new VP of Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion
12/21/2015 PGE assumes control of Carty Generating Station construction
12/16/2015 OPUC approves PGE price changes for 2016
12/03/2015 PGE employees and retirees donate more than $1.57 million to local organizations
11/23/2015 Portland General Electric formalizes agreement to join EIM
11/09/2015 Portland General Electric’s Tucannon River Wind Farm earns ISI’s Envision® Sustainable Infrastructure Gold Award
10/01/2015 PGE customers can purchase output from new Oregon solar project
09/18/2015 PGE to explore next steps to join western energy imbalance market
08/04/2015 Final two Summer of Safety events are Aug. 8 and 15
07/28/2015 Electric Avenue opens at PGE headquarters in downtown Portland
07/08/2015 PGE will continue operating Smart Power Center as national smart grid project comes to a close
06/26/2015 With summer temperatures expected to soar this week, PGE offers simple tips to stay cool and save energy
04/07/2015 Innovation, inclusion highlights of Diversity Summit 2015
03/12/2015 PGE Foundation grants more than $427,000 in first quarter 2015
02/13/2015 Portland General Electric reports 2014 financial results and initiates 2015 earnings guidance
01/27/2015 Diversity Summit 2015 emphasizes workplace innovation
01/02/2015 New PGE plant will help balance renewables and meet peak demand for customers
12/15/2014 PGE announces completion of Tucannon River Wind Farm
12/10/2014 PGE employees donate more than $1.5 million to local organizations
12/05/2014 OPUC approves PGE price changes for 2015
12/03/2014 EPA recognizes Portland General Electric with Green Power Leadership Award
11/24/2014 PGE’s Sustainability Report features People, Planet and Performance
10/06/2014 PGE Foundation grants $100K to OHSU Knight Cancer Challenge, completing more than $1 million in foundation giving for 2014
09/17/2014 Portland Business Alliance, Portland General Electric release public opinion poll
08/13/2014 Public Alert: Ongoing scam affecting utility customers
07/25/2014 Bekkedahl to join PGE executive team
07/23/2014 PGE exchanging subset of meters to ensure customer safety and optimal performance
07/16/2014 PGE employees strive to make a difference in their communities
07/11/2014 With summer temperatures expected to soar this week, PGE offers simple tips to stay cool and save energy
07/02/2014 DOE again ranks PGE No. 1 in U.S. for sales of renewable energy
06/13/2014 Tag, you’re it! PGE celebrates 125 years with social media contest
06/03/2014 PGE celebrates 125th anniversary with thank-you gift to community
05/28/2014 PGE Foundation appoints new leadership to continue legacy of empowering Oregonians
05/07/2014 PGE distributes more than $52 million in fee payments to city governments
05/05/2014 PGE helps women and girls envision a bright future
04/30/2014 More than 7,500 local K-3 students will learn about electrical safety
04/28/2014 PGE renewables customers break the 100,000 milestone!
04/07/2014 North Fork Reservoir, other PGE recreation sites ready for summer fun
03/27/2014 PGE resource plan lays groundwork for energy future
02/07/2014 PGE teams up with American Red Cross on Prepare! initiative
01/14/2014 National email scam reaches local energy users