Portland General Electric

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Headquarters Portland, OR
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (POR)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (AUD) per year
Competitors IDACORP, PacifiCorp, Avista

Portland General Electric (PGE) keeps many Birkenstock-shod feet warm. The company, formerly a subsidiary of Enron, generates, purchases, and distributes electricity to about 815,820 customers in Oregon. PGE's service territory covers 52 cities, including Portland and Salem. Its hydroelectric, coal-fired, and gas-fired plants had a generating capacity of 2,766 MW in 2010, and it purchased another 2,074 MW of generating capacity. PGE also markets wholesale electricity and natural gas to other utilities and marketers in the western US. In keeping with the "green" image of... More

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72% Approve of the CEO   20 ratings

Portland General Electric President, CEO, and Director Jim Piro

Jim Piro

President, CEO, and Director

Great place to work. Great company and great people.

  Current Obiee Developer in Grand Prairie, TX (US)

Pros: Great place to work. Great company and great people. Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Portland, OR (US) Mar 2014 – Reviewed May 29, 2014

Interview Details Applied over the internet, had a brief phone screen with HR to set up an in person interview. In person interview was fairly typical with most questions geared toward judging my technical capabilities and compatibility with the job.Full Interview

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The 100 Best Green Companies, OregonBusiness, 2009

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