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Oregon's net neutrality bill looks pretty, but lacks legal substance (Guest opinion)

Last week the legislature passed House Bill 4155, which seeks to preserve net neutrality protections for the internet in Oregon. Undoubtedly, the governor will sign it soon. 53 more words

Oregon Legislature

Portland General Electric seeks 4.8% rate increase

Portland General Electric wants to hike rates by an average of 4.8 percent in 2019 — a number that would likely be a lot bigger if it weren’t for the… 55 more words

Portland Business Journal

PGE to fund electric vehicle programs

Oregon Public Utility Commission authorizes up to $3.8 million to be spent in service area, including help for TriMet.

Portland General Electric will spend up to $3.8 million on three pilot programs in metro area to increase electric vehicle travel. 7 more words

Portland Tribune

New tariffs and state policy cloud Oregon's solar growth

David Brown is on a mission, one that would have been considered unlikely, even outlandish, a few years ago. But it’s one he’s convinced will prove environmentally righteous, economically sensible, and profitable to boot. 57 more words

The Oregonian

Lower corporate tax may mean lower power, heating bills

Oregon utilities expected to pass savings to consumers

The federal tax package signed into law this month may mean a break in heating and electric bills for Oregon consumers, according to the Oregon Public Utility Commission. 43 more words

Bend Bulletin

NW Natural seeks $40 million rate hike

NW Natural said Friday that it wants to raise overall rates by 6 percent next year to pay for operations and maintenance of its natural gas distribution system. 39 more words

The Oregonian