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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:

    • An $8 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, 2016)
    60% of State Median income by Household Size

    Size of
    Family Unit
    Annual Income
    60% of Median
    Monthly Income
    60% of Median
    1 $22,626 $1,885.50
    2 $29,587 $2,465.58
    3 $36,549 $3,045.75
    4 $43,511 $3,625.92
    5 $50,473 $4,206.08
    6 $57,435 $4,786.25
    7 $58,740 $4,895.00
    8 $60,045 $5,003.75
    9 $61,351 $5,112.58
    10 $52,656 $5,221.33
    11 $63,961 $5,330.08
    12 $65,267 $5,438.92
    each additional member $1,306 $108.83

    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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