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03/21/17Connie Hulbert named president and general manager of Avista subsidiary AEL&P
Tim McLeod retires after 34 years with the Juneau utility SPOKANE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/17 -- Connie Hulbert has been named president and general manager of Alaska Electric Light and Power Company (AEL&P), a subsidiary of Avista Corp.(NYSE: AVA), effective July 1, 2017. Current President and General Manager Tim McLeod will retire on July 1 after 34 years with the Juneau utility. Hulbert joined AEL&P in 1996 as controller, and she was named to her current position of vi... 
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03/20/17Avista Issues Request for Proposals for Solar Energy Project
Project intended to meet business customer's request for renewable solar energy SPOKANE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/17 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA), through a request for proposal (RFP), is seeking proposals from solar project developers capable of constructing, owning, and operating an up to 15 megawatt solar facility located within Avista's electric utility service territory. Avista is not considering a self-build option for this facility. Avista's interest in evaluating the development of a volu... 
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02/28/17UTC order denying Reconsideration/Rehearing concludes Avista's 2016 Washington general rate cases
SPOKANE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/28/17 -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) received an order from the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (Commission or UTC), on Feb. 27, 2017, denying the Company's petition for reconsideration and/or rehearing in its 2016 electric and natural gas general rate cases. The Commission confirmed its previous order in the case, issued Dec. 15, 2016, which denied Avista's proposed electric and natural gas rate increase requests of $38.6 million and $4.4 million, r... 
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02/22/17Avista Corp. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016, and Initiates 2017 Earnings Guidance
SPOKANE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/22/17 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. shareholders of $137.2 million, or $2.15 per diluted share, for the year ended Dec. 31, 2016, compared to $123.2 million, or $1.97 per diluted share for the year ended Dec. 31, 2015. Results for 2015 included $5.1 million, or $0.08 per diluted share, related to discontinued operations, which resulted from the sale of Ecova in 2014. For the fourth quarter of 2016, net inc... 
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02/03/17Avista Corp. Board Increases Common Stock Dividend
SPOKANE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/03/17 -- Avista Corp.'s (NYSE: AVA) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3575 per share on the company's common stock, an increase of $0.015 per share (4.4 percent), yielding an annualized dividend of $1.43. The common stock dividend is payable March 15, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Feb. 24, 2017. "The dividend increase approved by the board of directors marks the fifteenth consecutive year... 
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01/23/17Avista Corp. Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Announced
SPOKANE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/23/17 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast to discuss fourth quarter 2016 results on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. A news release with fourth quarter 2016 earnings information will be issued at 7:05 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Feb. 22, 2017. This call can be accessed on Avista's website at www.avistacorp.com, or you can listen to the call by dialing (888) 771-4371, ... 
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