Portland General Electric (PGE) is the leading electric utility supplier in northwest, Oregon. The company was started more than 125 years ago in 1889. Portland General Electric serves over 800,000 customers in a geographical territory spanning more than 4,000 kms2. It serves electricity in 52 cities of northwest Oregon. The company has distributed more than 19 million kilo watt hours of electricity and had reached a peak load capacity of 4073 MW in December 1998.
Portland General Electric Bill Pay Options
Portland General Electric has been in the business of electric distribution for 125 years to understand what its customers want in their bill payment mediums. The Company makes sure that each and every user gets a medium of payment that is convenient and hassle free for them. The Bill payment options provided by PGE are – Bill Payment online, Bill Payment in-person, Bill Payment through Drafts, Bill payment by phone and Bill Payment by post
Bill payment online: You can also register for one-time bill payment online at the Portland General Electric website or by directly visiting the page https://cs.portlandgeneral.com/secure/SignIn.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fSecure%2fPayment%2fDefault.aspx .
The registration process include validation of the user account, after verification you can check the bill amount through your E-bill and pay it through Credit cards, Debit cards or online transfers.
Bill Payment in person: A customer of PGE can also pay their bill by directly walking in to one of the many PGE payment centers near their locality. You can find the exact addresses of all the payment centers of Portland General Electric on their website or by visiting the page https://portlandgeneral.com/contact_us/customer_service_locations.aspx .
Bill payment through drafts: Customers at PGE have an option to ensure that their bill payment is done on time and doesn’t get delayed by registering for the Automatic draft facility. You can visit the PGE website and register yours saving, checking account with you PGE Account no. and your monthly bills would be deducted directly from your bank account while you will continue receiving the paper or E bill for ensuring the amount of power consumed that you were charged for.
Bill Payment by phone: Consumers of PGE who wish to pay their bill through phone can do so. You can call on the PGE bill payment no. at 1-800-542-8818 and provide your ComEd connection details, once the details have been verified, you can pay the bill by giving the details of your Credit or Debit card along with their security code. You will be charged a convenience fee of $2.5 from PGE for using the phone payment facility each time you pay a bill through phone.
Bill payment by post: You would be receiving the PGE paper bill each month by post, which includes a self addressed envelope by PGE. You can use the envelope to pay your PGE electricity bill by including check or money order, in case you have lost the envelope you can also directly send bill payments to:
Post Office Box no. 4438,
Portland, OR 97208