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    Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN)

    52.79 Down 0.27(0.51%) 10:16AM EST - NYSE Real Time Price
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    Northwest Natural Gas Company
    220 North West
    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:1,103

    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 Feb 1, 2016 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Gregg S. Kantor , 58
    Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    Mr. David H. Anderson , 54
    Pres and Chief Operating Officer
    Ms. Lea Anne Doolittle , 60
    Chief Admin. Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Gregory C. Hazelton , 52
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Brody J. Wilson , 36
    Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
    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.
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