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Pacific Power to host smart meter workshop for Pendleton area - 05/13/19

Media Contact:                                                           May 13, 2019 

Lisa Scholin, 503-320-9379                                        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                                

Pacific Power to host customer workshop for Pendleton area

Event will provide helpful information about Pacific Power’s metering upgrade and new features that can help save energy and money

 

PENDLETON, Ore. — As part of the rollout of smart meters in Eastern Oregon, Pacific Power is hosting a customer workshop to share information about the upgrade and help customers learn about new account features that can help them save more energy and money in the coming months. Smart meter installations are taking place in the region now through July and are part of a statewide rollout of 590,000 new meters which began in January 2018 and continues through 2019.

 

“Pacific Power has a 100-year history of serving local communities by powering our customers’ lives both at home and at work. We are upholding that commitment by upgrading our metering technology and helping our customers learn how the improvements we are making now will support them better in the future,” said Lori Wyman Pacific Power’s regional business manager for Eastern Oregon. “This event is an opportunity for customers to try out new tools which will offer greater insights into their energy usage and see how the new meters will help us deliver faster more responsive service.”

 

The workshop will begin with a presentation by Pacific Power, followed by an opportunity for customers to talk one-on-one with Pacific Power staff, gather information, and see demonstrations. Information on energy efficiency and renewable energy options will also be available. The event is free to attend, appetizers and drinks will be provided.

 

Pendleton Workshop – Tuesday, May 21 from 5:00-6:30 p.m.

Location: The Prodigal Son Brewery and Pub, 230 SE Court Ave., in Pendleton

 

Customers seeking additional information are encouraged to call 866-869-8520 for help with any questions. Additional smart meter information is available at www.pacificpower.net/smartmeter.

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About Pacific Power
Pacific Power provides electric service to more than 740,000 customers in Oregon, Washington, and California. The company works to meet growing energy demand while protecting and enhancing the environment. Pacific Power is part of PacifiCorp, one of the lowest-cost electricity producers in the United States, with 1.9 million customers in six western states Information about Pacific Power is available on the company’s website, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube pages, which can be accessed via www.pacificpower.net.

 

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