Stories tagged: Avista
Thu., Feb. 11, 2010, 10:28 a.m.
Electricity bills for Avista’s Eastern Washington customers will fall by 7 percent after state regulators eliminated a monthly surcharge that dated to the 2001 West Coast energy crisis.
Tue., Jan. 12, 2010
Avista Corp. plans to drop a monthly surcharge paid by its 232,000 Eastern Washington electric customers that dates to the 2001 West Coast energy crisis. The 7 percent surcharge costs …
Mon., Jan. 11, 2010, 7:22 p.m.
Avista Corp. plans to drop a monthly surcharge paid by its 232,000 Eastern Washington electric customers that dates to the 2001 West Coast energy crisis.
Wed., Dec. 2, 2009
A $9 million settlement from Enron Corp. for its role in the 2000-’01 Western energy crisis will help reduce heating costs for Washington households. The settlement includes $463,187 for Avista …
Tue., Dec. 1, 2009, 6:15 p.m.
Avista Utilities is reporting on its Web site that power has been restored to all customers in north Spokane County and Deer Park.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2009, 6 p.m.
A $9 million settlement from Enron Corp. for its role in the 2000-’01 Western energy crisis will help reduce heating costs for Washington households.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2009
Avista Corp., which gets half its energy from hydropower dams, has joined other clean-energy providers, retailer Gap Inc. and Colorado resort operator Aspen Skiing Co. to form a new lobbying …
Tue., Nov. 24, 2009, 3:48 p.m.
Avista Corp. will lead a $38 million “smart-grid” demonstration project in Pullman that will upgrade the electric distribution system to the city of 27,600 people.
Wed., Nov. 18, 2009
BOISE – Idaho officials agreed Tuesday to a land swap with Avista Corp., trading 120 acres of steeply forested land along Trestle Creek on the east side of Lake Pend …
Tue., Nov. 17, 2009, 4:57 p.m.
Top Idaho officials enthusiastically agreed Tuesday to a land swap with Avista Corp., trading 120 acres of steeply forested land along Trestle Creek on the east side of Lake Pend …
Wed., Nov. 11, 2009
Avista Utilities contributed $200,000 to energy assistance for low-income residents in Washington and Idaho through its Project Share Fund, the corporation announced. The fund, which is managed through SNAP and …
Tue., Nov. 10, 2009, 9:52 a.m.
The Post Falls boat ramp in Q’emiln Park will close for the season on Friday. The ramp on the Spokane River upstream of Avista Utilities’ dam usually closes in mid-November …
Fri., Oct. 30, 2009
A steady decline in natural-gas prices will mean lower energy bills for Avista Utilities customers in Washington and Idaho. Effective Sunday, Washington residential and small-business customers will see natural gas …
Thu., Oct. 29, 2009, 3:51 p.m.
State energy regulators today approved Avista Corp. cutting its natural gas rates by more than 25 percent.
Thu., Oct. 29, 2009
Avista Corp. Wednesday reported improved third-quarter earnings despite sharply lower revenues. The Spokane company earned $8.1 million, or 15 cents a share, based on operating revenues of $314.7 million. During …
Wed., Oct. 28, 2009, 6 p.m.
Avista Corp. Wednesday reported improved third-quarter earnings despite sharply lower revenues.
Fri., Sept. 25, 2009, 5:25 p.m.
Members of the public will get two chances Wednesday to air their views on Avista Corp.’s request to boost electric and natural gas rates.
Mon., Sept. 14, 2009, 2:49 p.m.
Avista Corp.’s natural gas customers can expect lower bills this winter as a result of dropping wholesale prices.
Mon., Sept. 7, 2009, 2:32 p.m.
Some remain without power Monday afternoon
Mon., Aug. 31, 2009, 5:54 p.m.
Avista Utilities natural gas customers in Idaho and Washington can expect a double-digit price cut when the Spokane utility submits new rate filings to regulators later this month, spokeswoman Debbie …
Wed., Aug. 5, 2009, 11:14 a.m.
Avista Corp. reported improved second quarter income of $25.9 million on Wednesday, compared to $23.5 million in income during the second quarter of 2008.
Wed., July 29, 2009
Avista Corp.’s rank-and-file workers collected $2.3 million in bonuses last year through a program that rewards employees for meeting company goals. Avista’s 1,400 workers get yearly incentives when they hit …
Fri., July 17, 2009, 3:52 p.m.
A collection of four rate adjustments will have Idaho customers of Avista Utilities paying an average of 1.5 percent more per month for electricity and 1.2 percent more for natural …
Fri., June 19, 2009
Five hydropower dams on the Spokane River are entering a new era. Avista Corp. received a new federal license for the dams Thursday that spells out how they will operate …
Thu., June 18, 2009, 11:37 a.m.
Avista Corp. has received a new 50-year license for five hydropower dams on the Spokane River.
Wed., June 17, 2009
Spokane Public Schools teachers who received layoff notices in May will be recalled by the end of the month, officials said Tuesday. “It is certainly unfortunate that the law requires …
Mon., June 15, 2009, 5:54 p.m.
The Idaho Public Utilities Commission staff is recommending that Avista Utilities take a smaller rate increase than the Spokane company is requesting.
Mon., June 15, 2009, 8:18 a.m.
State Route 195 south of Colfax was shut down for more than an hour Sunday night after a power line fell across the road.
Fri., May 29, 2009
Washington state regulators have approved a rate decrease for Avista Utilities’ natural gas customers, taking effect June 1. The average bill for a typical residential customer will drop by about …
Thu., May 28, 2009, 4:02 p.m.
State regulators have approved a rate decrease for Avista Utilities’ natural gas customers, taking effect June 1.