Polk County

Population: 83,696

County Seat: Dallas

Energy Utilities:

  • Salem Electric

  • Consumers Power

  • Portland General Electric

  • Pacific Power

  • NW Natural

How do Polk County residents heat their homes?


Did you know?

Polk County is one of ten Designated Zones for Oregon Business’s Rural Renewable Energy Development Zone program. The RRED program offers incentives for investments that harness wind, geothermal, solar, biomass, or other resources for generating electricity, or that produce, distribute, or store biofuels.


Check out how solar energy has expanded in this and other Oregon counties since 1999.


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