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April 18, 2017
Avista Named as a 2017 Grid Edge Award Winner by Greentech Media

April 13, 2017
Misunderstanding leads to mile-long road on South Hill bluff

April 10, 2017
New storage system helps Avista cope with peak demands

April 10, 2017
EEI Honors Electric Companies and National Key Accounts Executives for Outstanding Customer Service

March 21, 2017
Connie Hulbert named president and general manager of Avista subsidiary AEL&P

March 20, 2017
Avista Issues Request for Proposals for Solar Energy Project

March 14, 2017
As Solar Booms, Utilities Look to Build

March 3, 2017
Big Avista project across the railroad tracks from WSU Spokane would spur change in maligned neighborhood

March 2, 2017
Big Avista-led project to serve as catalyst near East Sprague

January 24, 2017
Moscow residents complain about too-bright LED streetlights

January 18, 2017
Energy Trust of Oregon and Avista partner to help Southern Oregon and La Grande customers save energy

January 4, 2017
Avista spent $10 million on Idaho energy efficiency programs

January 3, 2017
Avista offers tips to avoid a high heating bill during cold winter months

December 23, 2016
Avista files for reconsideration and rehearing of 2016 Washington general rate cases

December 20, 2016
Avista’s ‘swipe charge’ on debit and credit card payments will end in March

December 19, 2016
Avista ready to appeal rejection of higher rates for electricity and natural gas

December 19, 2016
A Virtual GTM Editorial Meeting: Our Picks for the Most Compelling Stories and Themes of 2016

December 15, 2016
Inslee proposes carbon tax to raise money for schools

December 1, 2016
Avista to install smart lights in U District

December 1, 2016
Avista requests recovery of costs for providing service in Oregon

November 24, 2016
Proposal seeks to reduce Avista electric rate hike

November 23, 2016
Avista looks to cover windstorm costs with higher rates in 2017

November 22, 2016
Spokane Pursues Smart City Goals With Collaborative Approach

November 21, 2016
Christmas lights strung near Sacred Heart will bring cheer to child patients

November 17, 2016
Lessons learned from Windstorm 2015

November 16, 2016
Avista supports national effort to protect customers from utility scams

October 24, 2016
Avista agrees to lower electric rate hike for Idaho customers

October 17, 2016
My Itron Utility Week groupie moment

October 7, 2016
Avista previews Tuesday's energy fair

September 30, 2016
Industry Lawsuits Mount Against Washington State's New Carbon Cap

September 28, 2016
Smart city living lab partnership moves forward

September 27, 2016
Washington State Gas Utilities Challenge New Air Rule

September 17, 2016
Avista Utilities plans energy fair in Cottonwood

September 6, 2016
Nine Mile upgrade part of Avista’s plan to keep dams humming

August 31, 2016
Avista Makes Annual Price Adjustment Requests in Washington

August 29, 2016
Avista’s Idaho customers could get break on natural gas bills

August 26, 2016
Avista taking measures to prevent wildfires during electric outages

August 22, 2016
Washington Governor Announces Clean Energy Grants to 5 Utilities

August 22, 2016
Washington commits $12.6M to grid modernization effort

August 10, 2016
If you build it, will they charge? Utilities cautious in plans to spur electric vehicle adoption

July 27, 2016
Greenlots Makes The Case For Utility-Owned And Operated EV Infrastructure

July 14, 2016
Q&A with Latisha Hill: Driving economic development

July 14, 2016
Mapping summertime fun with Avista

July 12, 2016
Avista to begin installing electric vehicle chargers in homes, workplaces

July 7, 2016
Scott H. Maw Appointed to Avista Corp. Board of Directors

June 23, 2016
Avista to Modernize Electric Network, Lay Foundation for Smart City

June 15, 2016
Avista gets award for restoration work after windstorm

June 14, 2016
Avista investigating water flowing into Huntington Park

April 27, 2016
Avista Receives Expanding Excellence Award for Best Customer Information System Implementation

April 20, 2016
Avista finishes work on Post Falls South Channel Dam

April 13, 2016
Solar Energy Surge in Washingon Leads to Reduced Incentives

March 24, 2016
Avista subsidiary Salix is in line to build fuel facility in Alaska

March 21, 2016
Avista discussing how to stay safe with the current high water conditions

March 16, 2016
Avista plans stormwater swale

March 15, 2016
Avista Utilities Develops Energy Storage Project in Washington

March 4, 2016
Avista could end $3.50 fee for paying bill using plastic

March 2, 2016
Avista's Rosentrater discusses utility's untraditional approach to tech innovation

March 1, 2016
Avista Receives Commission Decision in Oregon Natural Gas Rate Case

February 27, 2016
Avista seeks to eliminate convenience fee

February 26, 2016
Avista crews putting city in new light

February 24, 2016
Windstorm damages add up for Avista

February 23, 2016
Double Trouble

February 19, 2016
Avista seeking rate hikes for Washington customers in 2017 and 2018

February 18, 2016
Neighbor concerns leads to street light installation in East Central

February 17, 2016
Avista Utilities asks Washington state regulators to approve electric vehicle charger pilot

February 16, 2016
Avista pushes for $3M in car charging stations

February 14, 2016
Avista wants to install 265 electric vehicle charging stations in Eastern Washington

February 2, 2016
Getting ready to dig? Call 811 first; Avista reps speak at chamber meeting

January 28, 2016
New Avista program helps small businesses conserve

January 26, 2016
Avista welcomes new area manager; Schwendener is in Grangeville office

January 21, 2016
Six-month gasline project in east Medford almost finished

January 19, 2016
Avista’s $25,000 endowment to honor Don Kopczynski

January 11, 2016
Avista Utilities: Preparing For The Future By Trying To Create It

January 7, 2016
Outage Communications Help Avista Respond to Historic Storm

January 6, 2016
Avista January 1 Rate Increase Is Downsized in PUC Settlement

January 3, 2016
Avista electric rates increased an average 2.6% on January 1

December 28, 2015
Heavy snows hampering North Idaho power restoration efforts

December 17, 2015
Spokane is among 10 cities in national Smart City initiative

December 16, 2015
Roger Woodworth to head Avista Development subsidiary

December 12, 2015
Collaboration can help Montana reduce air pollution

December 9, 2015
Avista crews save Lewiston home from major fire damage

December 8, 2015
Avista tips for ways you can prepare for a power outage

December 7, 2015
Spokane Selected for National Smart City Program

December 3, 2015
Avista still calculating cost of historic windstorm

December 1, 2015
Windstorm workers sport a symbol of their long days restoring power

November 30, 2015
Avista mails gift cards to more than 3,000 customers

November 25, 2015
Gratitude for light, warmth, and water

November 25, 2015
Avista linemen to work right through Thanksgiving to restore power after windstorm

November 24, 2015
At least 5,000 not expected to have power by Thanksgiving

November 23, 2015
When will it end?

November 23, 2015
Windstorm topped 1996 ice storm in number of customers affected

November 23, 2015
35,000 without power as Spokane braces for bitter cold

November 23, 2015
Windstorm Briefing: Around 25,000 still without power

November 22, 2015
Economic impact of windstorm uncertain

November 22, 2015
Avista says repairs may take three more days

November 22, 2015
Avista estimates some customers won’t have power restored until mid-week

November 19, 2015
Families struggle without power heading into third night

November 19, 2015
Thousands still without electricity in the aftermath of Tuesday windstorm

November 19, 2015
A ‘historic’ blow

November 19, 2015
Governor declares state of emergency after Northwest storm

November 18, 2015
Most customers could go 3 to 5 days without power, Avista says

November 18, 2015
Winds of mass destruction

November 16, 2015
Avista asks to restart conservation upgrade rebates in Idaho

November 9, 2015
Save You Money: Rid your home of energy vampires

November 4, 2015
Avista reports third quarter earnings of $12.7 million

November 1, 2015
Avista’s Project Compass goes live

October 29, 2015
Natural gas rates will drop for Avista’s Washington customers

October 28, 2015
Avista to Replace Aging Streetlights with LEDs

October 27, 2015
In the running: Avista Utilities up for CleanTech Achievement Award

October 27, 2015
Future of Avista’s coal power to be discussed in Spokane Wednesday

October 27, 2015
Electric rate settlement proposed

October 26, 2015
Lower gas prices will reduce Idaho heating bills

October 23, 2015
Dam work delayed to late December

October 21, 2015
New LED street lights get mixed reviews

October 20, 2015
PUC cuts winter natural gas rates

October 20, 2015
New LED streetlights are green, but have some Spokane residents seeing red

October 20, 2015
Avista's electricity rate request for Idaho is less than original proposal

October 19, 2015
Avista seeking higher electric and gas rates in Idaho

October 16, 2015
Straight talk from Cali utilities, Avista, NOVEC, SRP

October 14, 2015
Award entries prove utilities are swinging for the fences

October 7, 2015
Not just a pipe dream

October 1, 2015
Avista flips switch on state's biggest community solar array

September 30, 2015
Avista restores power to 30,000 after outage

September 29, 2015
Largest Community Solar Project in Washington Goes Online

September 24, 2015
Avista’s energy supply deemed adequate through 2020

September 15, 2015
Avista reminder that weatherizing your home can save you money

September 9, 2015
Lack of rain affects drawdown

September 3, 2015
North Central to get solar panels to teach about energy

September 2, 2015
State’s green energy benefits aren’t spread equally

September 2, 2015
Avista offers case for raising Idaho rates

September 1, 2015
Idaho Avista customers could see lower natural gas bills

September 1, 2015
Downtown Spokane gas line rupture spurs evacuations

August 29, 2015
Strong winds down trees and powerlines

August 28, 2015
Natural gas bills may shrink in Idaho and Washington

August 16, 2015
Avista buys former AAA site

August 15, 2015
Power restored to most of Stevens County

August 13, 2015
Avista posts high marks from its customers

August 11, 2015
A Great Assist to Business: Avista requests natural gas rate decrease for Oregon customers in annual cost adjustment filing

August 6, 2015
Reduced hydroelectric production hurts Avista earnings

August 4, 2015
Avista and Palouse Wind encourage taking a break to learn about wind power

July 31, 2015
Avista seeks rate increase

July 31, 2015
Avista stock among state’s best-performing

July 29, 2015
Attorney General asks Avista to lower rates

July 18, 2015
Spokane River flow part of balancing act

July 17, 2015
Smart Grid Demo Results Reveal Efficiencies, but More R&D Needed

July 12, 2015
Utilities’ solar programs deliver benefits

July 11, 2015
Keeping our energy grid protected

July 11, 2015
Rain causes pole fires, power outages around Spokane

July 10, 2015
Water discharges from Post Falls Dam will drop

July 9, 2015
Smart grid backers: Energy tests show promise, more work needed for full U.S. rollout

July 9, 2015
Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demo provides lessons for modernization

July 5, 2015
Avista trying new way to adjust for fixed costs

June 26, 2015
Avista expands discount program

June 25, 2015
How utilities are leveraging new software to help customers go solar

June 24, 2015
Blown transformer sparks Lewiston brush fire

June 23, 2015
Panel begins review of Avista rate hike request

June 21, 2015
Avista Utilities seeks OK for new billing mechanism

June 19, 2015
Largest Capacity Flow Battery in North America and EU Is On-Line and Commissioned

June 18, 2015
Utilities engaging customers in solar via the web

June 10, 2015
Avista to harness power of the sun

June 10, 2015
River flows at 100-year low; concerns about fish linger

June 9, 2015
Low river levels cutting into power production

June 9, 2015
Record-low water season brings early flow cuts at Post Falls Dam

June 2, 2015
Avista proposes two-year rate hike

June 2, 2015
Avista proposes Idaho rate hikes

May 27, 2015
Avista solar energy project will go with lottery system

May 20, 2015
Crossing the border: Bull trout get $2M ride around Cabinet Gorge Dam

May 16, 2015
In the spin: Cabinet Gorge Dam nears completion of power generators

May 13, 2015
Association of Washington Business Announce Environmental Excellence Award Winners

May 11, 2015
Community Solar Program

May 10, 2015
Electric car charging stations hard to find in Spokane

May 7, 2015
Warm winter reduces Avista earnings

May 5, 2015
Avista rate hike request slashed

May 4, 2015
Avista, regulators reach partial agreement on rate hikes

May 3, 2015
Business briefs: Avista seeks rate hike

May 2, 2015
Low snowpack presents picture, problems for Spokane area

May 1, 2015
Avista leasing Post Street Annex to Mobius Science Center

April 27, 2015
Then and Now: Monroe Street Dam powerhouse

April 17, 2015
Chilling reality: Warm days mask Spokane River’s strong flow and take-your-breath-away cold

April 16, 2015
How to protect yourself if you fall into cold water

April 16, 2015
Avista Warns of Danger On The River

April 16, 2015
Wear a life vest and stay alive on the Spokane River

April 11, 2015
Let's get ready to hit the water

April 9, 2015
Avista continues construction work on Post Falls dam

April 9, 2015
Community colleges prioritize entrepreneurship

April 9, 2015
Nine Mile Reservoir drawdown set for May

April 7, 2015
Dam project behind schedule

April 3, 2015
Political leaders help launch Avista’s energy storage project at SEL

April 3, 2015
Washington governor talks energy in visit to Pullman

April 3, 2015
Schweitzer Labs puts ‘game-changing’ battery power to test in Pullman

April 3, 2015
Inslee highlights clean energy in Pullman

April 1, 2015
Clark Fork Delta Restoration Project Under Way

March 30, 2015
Utility2Utility: Avista

March 26, 2015
Pullman benefits from energy saving project

March 22, 2015
Avista explains need for another rate increase

March 17, 2015
Avista builds a foundation for the future

March 13, 2015
Avista, Arc of Spokane celebrate 25 year partnership

March 12, 2015
Washington state bill could shut down Colstrip

March 10, 2015
Restoring Aesthetics in the Spokane River below the Upper Falls Project

March 6, 2015
‘Avista scam’ targets local businesses

March 4, 2015
Electric car charging stations hard to find in Spokane

February 27, 2015
Energy Trust will help natural gas customers save more energy through regional effort

February 27, 2015
Avista chairman earned nearly $5.5 million last year

February 25, 2015
Avista reports higher 2014 earnings

February 25, 2015
Avista posts gains for quarter, year

February 19, 2015
Avista Sponsors McEuen Pavilion

February 18, 2015
Sierra Club Asks Avista to Move ‘Beyond Coal’

February 17, 2015
Avista and Itron Jointly Invest in TROVE Predictive Data Science

February 15, 2015
Snowmelt fills raging Spokane River

February 14, 2015
Proposal tries to help wean state off coal-fired power

February 12, 2015
Wire thefts reported at dam site

February 10, 2015
Back to the Future: Storage Units

February 10, 2015
Avista seeking Washington rate hikes in 2016

February 9, 2015
Roseburg elementary students learn energy efficiency

February 3, 2015
Children learn importance of energy saving with Avista Kids Program

January 30, 2015
Avista Utilities Wins Approval to Build CNG Stations

January 29, 2015
Avista Foundation awards grants

January 27, 2015
Avista Foundation gives grants to Southern Oregon nonprofits

January 19, 2015
Avista officials uncertain of cause of outage in Lewiston

January 4, 2015
Dam relicensing funding is boon to kayakers at popular Spokane River rapid

December 27, 2014
Panel OKs Avista natural gas plan

December 24, 2014
Avista Corp. donates $100,000 to Juneau organizations

December 20, 2014
Avista, Clearwater Paper plan to buy back stock

December 12, 2014
Avista’s aging headquarters gets energy-efficiency update

December 9, 2014
Avista studying Long Lake carp’s effect on water quality

December 8, 2014
Energy Retrofit at Utility Headquarters Saves $1M

December 4, 2014
Preventing Problems through Past Experience

December 3, 2014
Avista to donate $250,000 to community in December

November 26, 2014
Avista Forecasting Soft Gas Demand Growth in 20-Year Idaho Plan

November 25, 2014
Rates for Avista’s Washington customers to rise on Jan. 1

November 25, 2014
Comment sought on Avista plan

November 21, 2014
Avista offer of site a big break for science center

November 18, 2014
Avista offers Post Street site to Mobius Science Center

November 8, 2014
Avista seeks to award grants to commercial solar applications

November 6, 2014
Avista reports lower third-quarter earnings

November 4, 2014
Beaver blamed for power outage to hundreds of homes

November 1, 2014
Avista offers grants for roof solar projects

October 29, 2014
Avista dam project behind schedule

October 18, 2014
Avista sees range of job openings over next five to 10 years

October 9, 2014
Court win bolsters Avista Foundation

October 4, 2014
Calming Avista concerns

October 3, 2014
What lies beneath

October 2, 2014
Avista surcharge will raise Idaho electric bills

October 1, 2014
First Generation Avista At Kettle Falls

September 25, 2014
Avista Energy Fair

September 25, 2014
Avista replacing brittle natural gas lines

September 20, 2014
Avista rate settlement adopted

September 15, 2014
Avista customers in Idaho likely to see natural gas rates drop

September 15, 2014
Avista requests Annual Price Adjustment request in Washington

September 15, 2014
Avista cautions customers about scams

September 13, 2014
Avista requests slight rate changes

September 12, 2014
Avista proposes rate increase and decrease

September 11, 2014
Inland Northwest demand for electricity bucks national trend

September 11, 2014
Avista Corp. foresees adequate natural gas supply

September 8, 2014
Avista’s ‘Energy Fair’ will be giving away free home kits to winterize your home

August 30, 2014
Avista to begin Lake Cd'A drawdown

August 29, 2014
Avista begins dam construction project

August 27, 2014
Energy discusses local electricity rates

August 27, 2014
Women in Leadership Experiential Learning + Promoting Diversity

August 21, 2014
Avista to host energy fair

August 18, 2014
Avista settles on 2015 rate increases

August 17, 2014
Long Lake Dam pays dividends to boaters, campers, wildlife

August 13, 2014
Avista to fix Post Falls Dam’s south channel

August 7, 2014
Sale boosts Avista gains

July 15, 2014
Avista reaches deal on Idaho rates

July 9, 2014
Avista testing batteries that store wind, solar energy

July 2, 2014
Avista sells Ecova, buys Alaska utility

July 1, 2014
In Brief: Avista Foundation tops $10 million in endowments

June 28, 2014
Settlement ends Avista Energy suit

June 25, 2014
Avista launches subsidiary Salix to study natural gas

June 10, 2014
Avista replacing transformers to eliminate PCBs

June 5, 2014
Rainbow trout stocked into Lake Spokane

June 19, 2012
Avista begins power line upgrade

June 18, 2012
Linemen compete in Wenatchee rodeo

June 9, 2012
RCC to get $100,000 for business training program

June 6, 2012
Consistency helps control costs at Avista

June 5, 2012
Avista seeks to rebuild substation

June 4, 2012
Your Avista bill could get lower

May 31, 2012
Post Falls woman wins Prius C!

April 3, 2012
Avista seeking increase in rates

April 2, 2012
Spokane River continuing to rise

March 12, 2012
Championship ballroom dance company at Beasley

March 11, 2012
Idaho utilities to discuss low-income weatherization

March 8, 2012
New law broadens energy mandate

March 6, 2012
Spokane School District saves $200K in utility bills .

March 1, 2012
Avista plans dam project

March 1, 2012
Avista's CEO’s pay hits $3.5 million

February 24, 2012
Recycling Truck Breaks Power Pole Outside KXLY

February 23, 2012
State Approves Rate Decrease For Avista Natural Gas Customers

February 22, 2012
ColumbiaGrid Board Approves Transmission Expansion Plan

February 15, 2012
Avista’s yearly profit grows, but 4th quarter dips

February 14, 2012
New Sustainable Utility Index Launched

February 14, 2012
Avista seeks gas rate decrease

February 8, 2012
A more sustainable outlook

January 15, 2012
Proactive employers encourage workers to get out of seats

January 13, 2012
Crews rescue man from Spokane River

January 10, 2012
Theft causes power outage

December 23, 2011
Alleged copper thieves thought they had license to steal

December 17, 2011
State commission approves Avista rate increases

November 26, 2011
Avista connecting local colleges in innovative ways

November 12, 2011
Avista Holds Energy Planning Event

November 10, 2011
Post Falls boat ramp to close for season

November 1, 2011
Natural gas rate adjustment means savings for winter

October 27, 2011
Avista Electric Customers To See Drop In Bill?

October 23, 2011
Hundreds plant ponderosas bought with prize funds

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