All business customers in Oregon may choose to leave regulated cost-based service (Basic Service) and choose a market-based option. These options include Daily Market Flux from Pacific Power or service from an Electricity Service Supplier (ESS).
Small businesses are organizations that do not incur a demand charge on their monthly electric bill or with demand of less than 30 kW for 12 out of the last 13 months. Small facilities, outbuildings with separate service and irrigation pumps are included in this category and are usually served under Oregon rate schedules 23 and 41.
Small businesses in Oregon have four options:
The 2020 opt-out window is now open. The one-year option will be available through noon on November 22, 2019.
Large businesses typically have higher electricity use exceeding 30 kW at least twice in the last 13 months. These customers are typically served under Oregon rate schedules 28, 30, 47, 48, 51, 52, 53, 54 or 76R.
Large business customers in Oregon have three options:
The 2020 opt-out window is now open. The one-year option will be available through noon on November 22, 2019 and the multiple year options will be available through noon on December 6, 2019.
For more information, please call our Direct Access experts Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 1-800-769-3717.