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    Low-Income Senior Discount

    Give to GLOW.  All proceeds are used to assist limited-income PUD customers who are facing disconnection of their electric service for nonpayment.The Low-Income Senior Discount  gives limited income customers, age 62 and older:

    • A $10 discount on the monthly Customer Charge on your bill.
    • A 10% discount on the Energy Charges on your bill.

    Participants must be 62 or older and meet the income guidelines shown below: 

    Energy Assistance Income Guidelines for Oregon

    (Effective October 1, 2017)
    60% of State Median income by Household Size

    Size of
    Family Unit
    Annual Income
    60% of Median
    Monthly Income
    60% of Median
    1 $23,095 $1,924.58
    2 $30,201 $2,516.75
    3 $37,308 $3,109.00
    4 $44,414 $3,701.16
    5 $51,520 $4,293.33
    6 $58,626 $4,885.50
    7 $59,958 $4,996.50
    8 $61,291 $5,107.58
    9 $62,623 $5,218.58
    10 $63,956 $5,329.66
    11 $65,288 $5,440.66
    12 $66,620 $5,551.66
    each additional member $1,265 $105.41

    Eligibility

    Eligibility for the Low-Income Senior Discount is determined through a screening process. Participants must be re-certified annually to keep the discount. Call Customer Accounts (503) 397-0590 or email  if you think you may qualify. 

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