Stories tagged: simon ffitch
Wed., Oct. 24, 2012
Ecova main cause of Avista woes, says CFO
Avista Corp. brass sought to explain Tuesday why company profits are taking an unexpected dip this year, and they placed the blame largely on its non-utility operations, namely energy-services subsidiary …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2012
Avista proposal decried as too high
Avista Corp. is asking too much of its customers in its latest push to raise rates 6.3 percent for electricity and 6.9 percent for natural gas, the Washington Attorney General’s …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2012, 2:53 p.m.
Attorney General’s office opposes Avista rate increases
Avista Corp.’s proposed rate increases are being challenged by the Washington Attorney General’s Office, citing excessive executive compensation and other factors.
Tue., Aug. 18, 2009
Agencies object to Avista hikes
Two Washington state agencies on Monday filed strong objections to a requested 18.5 percent electricity rate hike by Spokane’s Avista Utilities. The staffs of the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission …
Mon., Aug. 17, 2009, 6:20 p.m.
Agencies object to Avista’s proposed rate hikes
Two Washington state agencies on Monday filed strong objections to a requested 18.5 percent electricity rate hike by Spokane’s Avista Utilities.
Mon., March 2, 2009
Simon ffitch acts as ratepayers’ representative
Fresh out of Portland’s Lewis and Clark Law School, Simon ffitch took a job with Legal Aid, where many of his low-income clients had troubles with the power company. They …
Wed., Jan. 28, 2009
Avista rates face appeal
Washington’s attorney general has appealed a sharp increase in Avista power bills and aims to unravel the company’s plan to collect an extra $112 million from businesses and residential customers …