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    About Columbia River PUD

    Contact Us

    See the PUD's department directory, street address, mailing address, addresses, and more. 

    Quick Facts

    • Electric Accounts - 18,995
    • Employees - 48
    • Energized - August 31, 1984
    • Peak Load - 103 MW (2008)
    • Miles of Overhead Distribution Lines - 1,425
    • Miles of Underground Distribution Lines - 390
    • Miles of Transmission Lines - 14
    • Substations - 8

    Service Territory

    Learn more about our 240-square mile service area.

    Board of Directors

    The PUD's five-member Board of Directors sets rates and policies.  Board Members are elected by the voters within the PUD's political boundaries. 

    History 

    Learn about significant milestones in the PUD's long history

    Hydropower

    About 84% of the electricity we sell is generated by hydroelectric dams. Learn more about this affordable, renewable resource.

    Differences Between Community-Owned and Investor Owned Utilities

    Columbia River PUD is a community-owned utility - a member of the public power family. Learn about the differences between community-owned and investor-owned utilities.

    Contact Us

    24-Hour Outages & Emergencies
    (503) 397-1844

    24-Hour Pay By Phone
    (503) 397-0590

    Business Hours
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m., M-F
    (See holidays

    Customer Accounts 
    (503) 397-0590

    Energy Services
    (503) 366-5470

    Engineering
    (503) 397-0760

    Operations
    (503) 366-3242

    General Information
    (503) 397-1844