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The table shown here summarizes green power products available in Oregon and nationally available renewable energy certificate products. Please contact our Webmaster if you have questions or more recent information regarding these products.

Company and product listings do not represent endorsement by either the National Renewable Energy Laboratory or the U.S. Department of Energy.

State-Specific Utility Green Pricing Programs
(Verified January 2015 with regular updates)

State Utility Information Enrollment Information Type Start Date Premium
OR City of Ashland / Bonneville Environmental Foundation Renewable Pioneers PV, wind 2003 2.0¢/kWh
OR Columbia River PUD Choice Energy wind 2005 1.5¢/kWh
OR Emerald People's Utility District GREEN for Homes wind and landfill gas 2011 0.8¢/kWh
OR Eugene Water & Electric Board EWEB Greenpower various renewables 2007 1.0¢/kWh-1.5¢/kWh
OR Idaho Power Green Power Program wind 2001 Contribution
OR Midstate Electric Cooperative Environmentally-Preferred Power wind 1999 2.5¢/kWh
OR Oregon Trail Electric Cooperative Green Power wind 2002 1.5¢/kWh
OR Pacific Northwest Generating Cooperative: Blachly-Lane Electric Cooperative, Central Electric Cooperative, Clearwater Power, Consumers Power, Coos-Curry Electric Cooperative, Douglas Electric Cooperative, Fall River Rural Electric Cooperative, Lost River Electric Cooperative, Raft River Rural Electric Cooperative, Umatilla Electric Cooperative, West Oregon Electric Cooperative, (11 of 15 coops offer program) Green Power landfill gas 1998 1.8¢/kWh-2.0¢/kWh
OR PacifiCorp: Pacific Power Blue Sky Block wind 2000 1.95¢/kWh
OR PacifiCorp: Pacific Power Blue Sky QS (Commercial Only) wind 2004 Sliding scale depending on size
OR Portland General Electric /
Green Mountain Energy Company
Green Source wind, landfill gas, low-impact hydro 2002 0.8¢/kWh
OR Portland General Electric /
Green Mountain Energy Company
Clean Wind wind 2002 1.25¢/kWh
OR Portland General Electric /
Green Mountain Energy Company
Clean Wind for Medium to Large Commercial & Industrial Accounts wind 2002 0.3¢/kWh
OR Springfield Utility Board ECOchoice various 2007 1.0¢/kWh

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado.

Notes: Utility green pricing programs may only be available to customers located in the utility's service territory. For additional details, please see the full green pricing products table.



Third-Party Financing Options
(Verified January 2015 with regular updates)

SolarCity SunRun Inc.


National Retail REC Products
(Verified January 2015 with regular updates)

Certificate Marketer Product Name Renewable Resources Location of Renewable Resources Residential Price Premiums* Certification
3Degrees National Renewable Energy Certificates 100% wind, solar, geothermal, low-impact hydro, biogas, biomass Nationwide 0.5¢/kWh-1.5¢/kWh Green-e Energy
3 Phases Renewables Green Certificates 100% biomass, geothermal, hydro, solar, wind Nationwide 1.2¢/kWh Green-e Energy
Arcadia Power Clean Energy 100% new wind Nationwide 1.5¢/kwh
Bonneville Environmental Foundation Renewable Energy Certificates wind, low-impact hydro, biogas, landfill gas, geothermal, solar Nationwide 0.8¢/kWh Green-e Energy
Carbon Solutions Group CSG CleanBuild biomass, biogas, wind, solar, hydro Nationwide .15¢/kWh - .5¢/kWh Green-e Energy
Community Energy NewWind Energy 100% new wind Nationwide 2.5¢/kWh Green-e Energy
EDP Renewables US Wind 100% wind Nationwide 0.8¢/kWh
GP Renewables & Trading LLC GP-REC Structured Product solar, hydro, biomass, landfill gas, energy efficiency Localized by state and region 0.2¢/kWh
Mass Energy Consumers Alliance New England Wind Friends 100% new wind New England 5.0¢/kWh (contribution)
North American Power American Wind 100% wind Nationwide 1.5¢/kWh Green-e Energy
Renewable Choice Energy American Wind 100% new wind Nationwide 2.0¢/kWh Green-e Energy
REpowerNow REpower Credits wind, solar, hydro Wisconsin 2.5¢/kWh
Santee Cooper SC Green Power landfill gas, solar South Carolina 3.0¢/kWh Green-e Energy
Sky Energy, Inc. WIND-E Renewable Energy 100% wind Nationwide 2.4¢/kWh
Sterling Planet Sterling Wind 100% new wind Nationwide 1.5¢/kWh Green-e Energy
WindCurrent Chesapeake Windcurrent 100% new wind Mid-Atlantic States 1.5¢/kWh

Notes:
* Product prices are updated as of January 2015. Premium may also apply to small commercial customers. Large users may be able to negotiate price premiums.

Source:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory.



National Commercial &/or Wholesale REC Marketers

3Degrees3 Phases RenewablesAir & Liquid Advisors LLCAmerex Brokers
Atlantic Energy GroupBasin Electric Power CooperativeBlueRock EnergyBonneville Environmental Foundation
Bonneville Power Administration (BPA)BP Energy CompanyBrookfield Renewable PowerCalpine Corporation
CarbonCCY ManagementCarbonfund.orgCarbon Solutions GroupClean Currents
Clear Energy Brokerage & ConsultingClear Sky PowerComEdCommunity Energy Inc.
Conservation Services GroupConstellation NewEnergyDirect Energy BusinessEcoelectrons Renewable Energy
EDP RenewablesElement Markets Empire District Electric CompanyEndless Energy Corporation
Exelon Power TeamFirstEnergy Solutions CorporationFlett ExchangeGDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA
Good Energy, LPGreenlight Energy GroupGreen Mountain Energy CompanyGreen Power 4 Texas
GT Environmental FinanceHess EnergyHudson Energy ServicesIberdola Renewables
Integrys Energy GroupJuice EnergyJust EnergyKarbone
Liberty PowerMaine Interfaith Power & LightMainstay EnergyMassachusetts Energy Consumers Alliance (Mass Energy)
MidAmerican Energy MotivEarthNativeEnergyNeuwing Energy Ventures
Nexant Clean Energy SolutionsNextEra Energy Resources (formerly FPL Energy)Old Mill Power CompanyOneEnergy Renewables
One Planet RECPacific RenewablesPlymouth Rock EnergyPPL Corporation
Premier Energy MarketingPremier Power SolutionsQVINTA, Inc.Reliant Energy
Renewable Choice EnergySelect EnergySempra U.S. Gas & PowerShell Trading
Sky Energy, Inc.Sol SystemsSpartan Renewable EnergySpectron Environmental
Sterling Planet, Inc.SunEdisonSun Farm Ventures, Inc.Texas Power
TFS EnergyTradition EnergyTullett PrebonTwin Eagle Resource Management
TXU EnergyUnicoi Energy ServicesViking Wind Partners, LLCVillage Green Energy
Vision QuestWashington Gas Energy ServicesWaste ManagementWaverly Light and Power
Western Area Power AdministrationWindCurrentWindQuest Energy, Inc.WindStreet Energy
World Energy

 

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