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    Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN)

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    Northwest Natural Gas Company
    220 NW Second Avenue
    Portland, OR 97209
    United States - Map
    Phone: 503-226-4211
    Website: http://www.nwnatural.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Utilities
    Industry:Gas Utilities
    Full Time Employees:1,103

    Business Summary 

    Northwest Natural Gas Company stores and distributes natural gas in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Local Gas Distribution and Gas Storage. The Local Gas Distribution segment engages in the purchase, sale, and delivery of natural gas and related services to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Oregon and southwest Washington. This segment builds and maintains pipeline distribution system; purchases gas from producers and marketers; contracts for the transportation of gas from the supply basins to service territory over pipelines; and resells gas. It also transports customer-owned gas from the interstate pipeline connection or city gates to the customers’ end-use facilities. The Gas Storage segment provides underground natural gas storage services to interstate and intrastate markets. This segment primarily serves natural gas production or distribution, electric generation, and energy marketing companies. It hold leases and other property interests in approximately 12,000 net acres of underground natural gas storage in Oregon; and approximately 5,000 net acres of underground natural gas storage in California, as well as owns rights to depleted gas reservoirs in Mist, Oregon. Northwest Natural Gas Company was founded in 1859 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Northwest Natural Gas Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2015 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Gregg S. Kantor , 57
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    1.03M0.00
    Mr. Stephen P. Feltz , 59
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    451.00K0.00
    Mr. David H. Anderson , 53
    Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
    636.00K77.00K
    Ms. Lea Anne Doolittle , 59
    Chief Admin. Officer and Sr. VP
    407.00K38.00K
    Ms. Margaret D. Kirkpatrick , 60
    Sr. VP of Environmental Policy and Affairs
    442.00K0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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.
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