• FirefoxInstall the new Firefox »
  •  Dow Down0.06% Nasdaq Up0.42%

    Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN)

    47.45 Down 0.19(0.40%) 4:02PM EST
    |After Hours : 47.45 0.00 (0.00%) 4:31PM EST
    Add to Portfolio
    ProfileGet Profile for:
    Northwest Natural Gas Company
    220 NW Second Avenue
    Portland, OR 97209
    United States - Map
    Phone: 503-226-4211
    Website: http://www.nwnatural.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Gas Utilities
    Full Time Employees:1,100

    Business Summary 

    Northwest Natural Gas Company stores and distributes natural gas primarily in Oregon, Washington, and California. The company operates in two segments, Local Gas Distribution and Gas Storage. The Local Gas Distribution segment distributes natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Oregon and southwest Washington. It is involved in building and maintaining pipeline distribution system; purchasing gas from producers and marketers; contracting for the transportation of gas from the supply basins to service territory over pipelines; and reselling the gas. This segment also transports customer-owned gas from the interstate pipeline connection or city gates to the customers’ end-use facilities. The Gas Storage segment offers underground natural gas storage services to interstate and intrastate customers. It holds leases and other property interests in approximately 12,000 net acres of underground natural gas storage in Oregon; and 5,000 net acres of underground natural gas storage in California. This segment serves primarily natural gas production or distribution, electric generation, and energy marketing companies. Northwest Natural Gas Company was founded in 1859 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.

    Key Statistics

    Company Websites 
    Home Page
    Search Yahoo! for:
    More on Northwest Natural Gas Company

    Corporate Governance 
    Northwest Natural Gas Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2015 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 3.
    Brought to you by Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)

    Key Executives 
    Mr. Gregg S. Kantor , 57
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Stephen P. Feltz , 59
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. David H. Anderson , 53
    Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
    Ms. Lea Anne Doolittle , 59
    Chief Admin. Officer and Sr. VP
    Ms. Margaret D. Kirkpatrick , 60
    Sr. VP of Environmental Policy and Affairs
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
    View Insiders