Board of Directors Increases Common Stock Dividend by 19 Percent SPOKANE, Wash., Feb 18, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. of $87.1 million, or $1.58 per diluted share, for the year ended Dec.
Company remains among greenest utilities with 60 percent renewable generation SPOKANE, Wash., Feb 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) has decided to postpone acquisition of additional renewable resources that were sought in a recent request for proposals, including development of
Avista requests additional funding in Washington and Idaho to meet continuing demand for natural gas energy efficiency programs SPOKANE, Wash., Feb 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Avista's electric and natural gas customers in Washington, Idaho and Oregon participated in the company's energy
Student teams create short videos to show how every little bit adds up for energy savings SPOKANE, Wash., Jan 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Avista issued the challenge for its Every Little Bit Video contest and high school students from throughout the company's three-state service area
SPOKANE, Wash., Jan 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast to discuss fourth quarter 2009 results on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010, at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. A news release with fourth quarter 2009 earnings information will be
SPOKANE, Wash., Jan 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Electricity prices for Avista's (NYSE: AVA)232,000Washington customers will decrease by an overall 7 percent beginning Feb. 12, 2010, if the Washington Utility and Transportation Commission (WUTC) approves Avista's request to eliminate an
Superior Court substantially upholds WUTC's 2008 Avista rate decision SPOKANE, Wash., Dec 23, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (WUTC) has issued its ruling on a rate request filed by Avista (NYSE: AVA)on Jan. 23, 2009.
State grants $1 million to establish a revolving loan fund to help interested residential and small business customers make recommended energy efficient improvements SPOKANE, Wash., Dec 23, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Avista announced today it is receiving $1 million of stimulus
DOE awards funds for Northwest Smart Grid demonstration SPOKANE, Wash. , Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) will lead a smart grid demonstration project that will create the first "smart community" in the Pacific Northwest . Matching funds for the $38 million project are part of a
SPOKANE, Wash. , Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista Corp.'s (NYSE: AVA) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.21 per share on the company's common stock. The common stock dividend is payable Dec. 15, 2009 , to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec.