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Community-Wide Green Tariff

On March 1, 2021 Oregon Public Utility Commission (PUC) convened a stakeholder workshop on community-wide green energy. The workshop was in support of Executive Order 20-04, and aimed to help facilitate the development of community-wide green energy products for communities and local governments with advanced renewable, or carbon-free energy targets. 

The workshop was a listening session to begin this facilitation. The goal was to hear from local government staff, community-based organizations, customers, utilities, and other workshop participants about: local green energy goals and priorities, processes and expected participants, as well as opportunities and barriers. PGE also presented findings from a customer survey on this topic.

Workshop materials:
During the 2021 Regular Session the Oregon Legislature passed legislation addressing community-wide green energy. Oregon House Bill 2021, Section 20 specifies how such a program may work. Members of the public interested in learning more from their utilities should contact: 

PUC Staff contact: Nick Sayen

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PUC's EO 20-04 Home Page

Community-Wide Green Energy Product Workshops

Workshop 2 - 
When: Third Quarter 2021, date TBD

Workshop 1 - March 1, 2021