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Toggle Summary Agencies Release Closure Information for May 21 Trojan Implosion; Visit PortlandGeneral.com/Trojan for Updates
PORTLAND, Ore., May 11, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Portland General Electric (PGE) (NYSE:POR) and its contractor, Controlled Demolition, Inc. (CDI) have been working with local government agencies to organize and communicate a series of river, air and road closures prior to, during and after the
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Toggle Summary Bill Nicholson Appointed Senior Vice President of PGE
Will oversee distribution, customer service and transmission operations PORTLAND, Ore. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) announced today that Bill Nicholson has been named senior vice president of the company's Customer Service, Transmission & Distribution areas.
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Toggle Summary BPA and PGE Continue Discussing Potential Collaboration on Transmission Project
Utilities working together for region's energy future PORTLAND, Ore. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Bonneville Power Administration and Portland General Electric (NYSE: POR) have identified terms and conditions to be addressed in connection with their discussions concerning joint development of PGE's
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Toggle Summary CORRECTING and REPLACING DOE Ranks PGE No. 1 in U.S. for Number of Renewable Power Customers
PORTLAND, Ore. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fifth graph, in the first bulleted section, the second sentence should read: PGE customers purchased more than 735 million kilowatt hours (kWh) of renewable energy (sted PGE customers purchased more than 735,000 million kilowatt hours (kWh) of renewable energy).
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Toggle Summary DOE Ranks PGE No. 1 in U.S. for Number of Renewable Power Customers
PORTLAND, Ore. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) has more renewable power customers than any other utility in the United States . That's according to the Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), which today released its annual rankings of the
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Toggle Summary DOE Ranks PGE No. 1 in U.S. for Number of Renewable Power Customers
PORTLAND, Ore., May 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Portland General Electric (NYSE: POR) has more renewable power customers than any other utility in the United States. That's according to the Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), which today released its annual rankings
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Toggle Summary Enron Disputed Claims Reserve Sells Remaining PGE Shares in Closing of Secondary Offering
PORTLAND, Ore., Jun 18, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Portland General Electric Company (PGE) (NYSE:POR) today announced the closing of the secondary offering of 23,658,106 shares of PGE common stock by the Enron Disputed Claims Reserve (DCR). The shares sold by the DCR included 2,658,106 shares that had
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Toggle Summary Environmental Quality Commission Gives Final Approval to DEQ Recommendation for Boardman Power Plant
2020 framework allows time to develop replacement resources PORTLAND, Ore. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Oregon Environmental Quality Commission today approved new rules that allow the Boardman Power Plant, southwest of Boardman, Ore. to meet state and federal environmental requirements with emission
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Toggle Summary Final Phase of PGE's Biglow Canyon Wind Farm Begins to Spin Power
PORTLAND, Ore., Jul 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) announced today the first turbines assembled for Phase 3 of its Biglow Canyon Wind Farm have begun generating electricity and supplying power to the Pacific Northwest's electricity grid.
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Toggle Summary Former Head of Arizona Utility to Join PGE Board of Directors
PORTLAND, Ore. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) today announced the appointment of Jack E. Davis as a director of the company, effective immediately. The board of directors also appointed Mr. Davis to serve on its finance committee.
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