Avista Corp

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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Announces First Quarter 2015 Stock Repurchase Program
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 12/16/14 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today announced that its board of directors has approved the repurchase of up to 800,000 shares of the company's outstanding common stock, commencing on Jan. 2, 2015 , and continuing through March 31, 2015 .
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Toggle Summary Avista Receives Approval of Settlement Increasing Washington Electric and Natural Gas Rates
New Rates Will Take Effect Jan. 1, 2015 SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 11/26/14 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) received approval, with minor changes, from the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (Commission or UTC) on the all-party settlement agreement that was filed on Aug.
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Board Declares Common Stock Dividend
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 11/15/14 -- Avista Corp.'s (NYSE: AVA) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3175 per share on the company's common stock. The common stock dividend is payable Dec. 15, 2014 , to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 4, 2014 .
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Reports Financial Results for Third Quarter and Year-to-Date 2014, Confirms 2014 Earnings Guidance, Initiates 2015 Earnings Guidance
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 11/05/14 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. shareholders of $10.5 million , or $0.16 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2014, compared to $11.4 million , or $0.19 per diluted share for the third quarter of
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Announced
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 10/06/14 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast to discuss third quarter 2014 results on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 , at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time . A news release with third quarter 2014 earnings information will be issued at
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Toggle Summary Avista Makes Annual Price Adjustment Request in Idaho
Request Would Decrease Natural Gas Prices Effective Nov. 1, 2014 SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/15/14 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) customers in Idaho could see an overall 2.1 percent decrease in their natural gas rates on Nov. 1, 2014 if the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC or Commission)
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Toggle Summary Avista Makes Annual Price Adjustment Requests in Washington
Requests Reflect a Slight Decrease in Electric Rates, and a Slight Increase in Natural Gas Rates SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/12/14 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) filed its annual Residential Exchange Program and Purchased Gas Cost Adjustment ( PGA ) requests that would result in a 0.6 percent
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Toggle Summary Avista Requests Recovery of Costs for Providing Service in Oregon
Capital Investments in Infrastructure and Technology Drive Request for Rate Increase SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 09/02/14 -- Capital investments in natural gas infrastructure and technology led Avista (NYSE: AVA) to file a request today with the Public Utility Commission of Oregon (PUC) to
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Toggle Summary Avista Files 2014 Natural Gas Integrated Resource Plan
Plan Strives to Balance Long-Term Natural Gas Resources With Customers' Future Energy Needs SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 08/29/14 -- Avista has filed its 2014 Natural Gas Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) with state regulators in Washington , Idaho and Oregon .
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Toggle Summary Avista Reaches All-Party Settlement Agreement in Washington Electric and Natural Gas Rate Requests
New Rates Would Take Effect Jan. 1, 2015 SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 08/18/14 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) and all of the parties in the company's electric and natural gas general rate case filings have reached a settlement agreement that, if approved by the Washington Utilities and Transportation
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Board Declares Common Stock Dividend
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 08/08/14 -- Avista Corp.'s (NYSE: AVA) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3175 per share on the company's common stock. The common stock dividend is payable Sept. 15, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Aug. 21, 2014 .
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter and Year-To-Date 2014, Raises 2014 Earnings Guidance
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 08/06/14 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. shareholders of $100.9 million , or $1.67 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2014, compared to $25.7 million , or $0.43 per diluted share for the second quarter of
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Toggle Summary Avista Requests Natural Gas Rate Increase for Oregon Customers in Annual Cost Adjustment Filing
Request Reflects Change in Costs for Natural Gas Commodity SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/31/14 -- Avista's (NYSE: AVA) approximately 96,000 customers in Oregon could see an overall increase of 10.4 percent in their natural gas rates effective Nov.
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Toggle Summary Avista Makes Annual Price Adjustment Filings in Idaho
Changes Would Increase Electric Prices Effective Oct. 1, 2014 SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/30/14 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) customers would see an increase in their electric rates on Oct. 1, 2014 , if the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC or Commission) approves two rate adjustment
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Toggle Summary Avista Reaches Settlement to Extend Current Rate Plan in Idaho
Proposal Would Result in No Base Retail Rate Increase for Customers Prior to 2016 SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/14/14 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) and all other participating parties have reached a settlement agreement that, if approved by the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC or Commission),
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Toggle Summary Janet D. Widmann Appointed to Avista Corp. Board of Directors
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/14/14 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) announced that Janet D. Widmann , age 47, has been appointed to the Avista Corp. Board of Directors effective Aug. 2, 2014 . She will stand for election to the board at the 2015 annual meeting of shareholders. Ms.
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Toggle Summary Avista Releases 2014 Shared Value Report
Content Highlights a Legacy 125 Years in the Making SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/09/14 -- Avista Utilities , the regulated utility business of Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) , has released "125 Years of Shared Value," its 2014 corporate responsibility and sustainability report.
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Announced
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/08/14 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast to discuss second quarter 2014 results on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 , at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time . A news release with second quarter 2014 earnings information will be issued at
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Completes Acquisition of Alaska Energy and Resources Company
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/01/14 -- Avista Corp (NYSE: AVA) today announced that it has closed on its acquisition of Alaska Energy and Resources Company (AERC) based in Juneau, Alaska . AERC is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Avista Corp. The primary subsidiary of AERC is Alaska Electric
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Toggle Summary Avista Corp. Closes Sale of Ecova, Inc. to Cofely USA Inc.
SPOKANE, WA -- ( Marketwired ) -- 07/01/14 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today announced that its non-regulated subsidiary, Avista Capital , has closed on its sale of Ecova, Inc. to Cofely USA Inc. , an indirect subsidiary of GDF SUEZ , a French multinational utility company.
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