Washington County

Population: 588,957

County Seat: Hillsboro

Energy Utilities:

  • Forest Grove Light & Power

  • Western Oregon Electric Cooperative

  • Portland General Electric

  • NW Natural

How do Washington County residents heat their homes?


Did you know?

Two natural gas pipelines, the South Mist Feeder Pipeline and South Mist Pipeline Extension, run through Washington County.

Portland General Electric is planning to open an “Electric Avenue” electric vehicle charging hub in Hillsboro. It will have two Level 2 and four DC Fast Charge stations.


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


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