Stories tagged: itron
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 5 a.m.
Avista begins a $165 million smart-meter rollout in Spokane on Friday. More than 400,000 electric and natural gas customers in Washington will receive the smart meters over the next 20 …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
Itron Inc. reported improved income of $24 million during the fourth quarter, which the company attributed to favorable tax benefits.
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 5 a.m.
Philip Mezey will retire from Itron Inc. this year, prompting the Liberty Lake company to begin the search for a new president and chief executive.
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018
The annual charity event doles out more than 10,000 free turkeys – with potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce and all the other fixings – to families in need.
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 3:41 p.m.
Despite strong gains by Clearwater Paper Corp. and Itron Inc., the Hart Capital Inland Northwest Index fell by 3.6 percent during the third quarter.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
Itron Inc. reported lower second quarter income on Monday, partly because of costs associated with the purchase of competitor Silver Springs Network, officials said.
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 5:04 p.m.
Itron Inc. has developed a water meter that provides two-way communication about water use to utilities and individual customers.
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 5 p.m.
Avista’s Washington customers will get smart meters over the next two years, enabling customers to track their energy use within a 24-hour period and helping the utility respond more quickly …
Mon., May 14, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
Itron Inc. lost $145.7 million during the first quarter, which company officials attributed to one-time acquisition and restructuring costs.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 9:56 a.m.
Liberty Lake-based Itron Inc. reported $57.3 million in income last year, despite a $30 million charge associated with federal tax reform.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 7:33 a.m.
Testifying before Senate committee, heads of NW energy companies say region major player in future of energy
Philip Mezey, president and CEO of Liberty Lake-based energy and resource management giant Itron, spoke before a full committee hearing on energy infrastructure Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 3:44 p.m.
Itron Inc. has finalized the $830 million purchase of competitor Silver Spring Networks, of San Jose, California, company officials announced Friday.
Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 6:51 p.m.
Stockholders of a San Jose, California-based smart utility company have approved its merger with Itron Inc., of Liberty Lake.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 6 a.m.
A local public-private-university collaboration called Urbanova is using street lamps to shed light air pollution.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 3:40 p.m.
Liberty Lake-based Itron Inc., which sells products and services for water and energy utilities worldwide, reported improved third-quarter results Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
Itron will pay $830 million to buy Silver Spring Networks of San Jose, California. The sale will accelerate Itron’s growth in smart utility and smart city technology, officials said.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 4:07 p.m.
Itron has finalized its purchase of Peak Holding Corp. for $100 million, company officials announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 6:11 p.m.
Liberty Lake-based Itron Inc. has acquired a privately held company that provides software, hardware and services to electric utilities implementing demand response and energy efficiency programs. The cash transaction is …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 7:27 p.m.
Liberty Lake-based Itron, Inc. made a profit of nearly $32 million in 2016, the company said Tuesday.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 4:46 p.m.
2016 is ending on a strong note for 10 local, publicly traded companies. Led by Hecla Mining Co., their share prices are up an average of 46 percent.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 4:39 p.m.
Avista Corp. will begin rolling out advanced metering to its Washington customers next year, which will help the Spokane-based utility to better track outages and allow customers to see their …
Fri., Dec. 20, 2013
Monitoring electricity use will be faster and easier for Inland Power and Light and its members after the Spokane-based utility upgrades all 39,000 meters across its service area next year. …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2013
Fri., Sept. 13, 2013
Liberty Lake-based Itron Inc. announced Thursday it will lay off 9 percent of its workforce, or roughly 750 people. That group includes both regular workers and contractors.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2013, 2:43 p.m.
Liberty Lake energy and water meter provider Itron Inc. announced Thursday it will lay off 9 percent of its workforce, or roughly 750 people. A filing with the Securities and …
Fri., Aug. 2, 2013
Thu., May 2, 2013
Itronix, a homegrown Spokane company that designed computers capable of surviving a 10-foot drop onto a concrete floor, didn’t survive its final challenge – being gobbled up by General Dynamics …
Fri., April 19, 2013
Two women who had just met soon found themselves 25 feet off the ground, gripping each other as if their lives depended on it. Their safety was in good hands, …
Sat., Oct. 13, 2012
Inland Northwest companies had a strong quarter from July through September. The Hart Capital Inland Northwest Index grew 14.3 percent in the third quarter. That’s dramatically better than the S&P …
Sat., July 21, 2012
On Oct. 19, 2008, at 6 in the morning, the answering machine in Jack McPeck’s bedroom awakened him and his wife, Bonnie, with this ominous message: “I’m a police chaplain, …