Low-Income Senior Discount

The Low-Income Senior Discount gives limited income customers, age 62 and older:

  • A $12 discount on the monthly Base Charge on your bill.
  • A 10% discount on the Energy Charges on your bill.

Participants must be 62 or older and meet the income guidelines shown below:

Energy Assistance Income Guidelines for Oregon

(Effective October 1, 2019)
60% of State Median income by Household Size

Size of 
Family Unit
Annual Gross Income*
60% of Median
Monthly Gross Income*
60% of Median
1 $25,983 $2,165.25
2 $33,978 $2,831.50
3 $41,973 $3,497.75
4 $49,967 $4,163.92
5 $57,962 $4,830.17
6 $65,957 $5,496.42
7 $67,456 $5,621.33
8 $68,955 $5,746.25
9 $70,454 $5,871.17
10 $71,953 $5,996.08
11 $73,452 $6,121.00
12 $74,951 $6,245.92
each additional member $1,499 $124.92

* Gross Income means all household income before any deductions.

Eligibility

Eligibility for the Low-Income Senior Discount is determined through a screening process. Participants must be re-certified every three years to keep the discount. Call Customer Accounts (503) 397-0590 or email  if you think you may qualify.