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Shared Value

We’re frequently asked about how we do business. So, we are continuously striving to share more information about our operations and the partnerships that form the ties we have within the communities we serve. Our corporate responsibility reporting and sustainability reporting focuses on the ways in which our strategic priorities intersect with the needs of the communities we serve, resulting in shared value.

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Avista Supports Area Youth Through Backpacks For Kids
Recently, Avista collaborated with The Salvation Army of Spokane in preparation for the new school year. Backpacks for Kids – the largest backpack distribution event in the region – helps students start off the school year by providing them with backpacks filled with school supplies. This year, eighty Avista volunteers helped distribute 5,500 backpacks, and through employee donations, Avista...
Aug 30, 2016 11:00 AM ET
Avista Collaborates To Show That Efficiency Matters
Recently, Avista collaborated with Spokane, Wash. news station, KREM 2, and Inland Empire Toyota to educate customers about energy efficiency. The “Efficiency Matters” promotion included a contest where one lucky person could win a new, energy-efficient 2016 RAV4 Hybrid XLE. During the seven-week contest (April 18-June 5), viewers could watch any KREM 2 newscast for the energy efficiency...
Aug 8, 2016 11:00 AM ET
Avista Launches Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Pilot Program
Avista continues to plan and adapt for the future by announcing a commitment to install 272 electric vehicle charging port connections in approximately 200 locations in the Washington service area. Recently, the Washington State Transportation and Utility Commission approved a $3,000,000 pilot program for Avista to install charging infrastructure for electric vehicles (EVs) at...
Jul 25, 2016 11:00 AM ET
Avista Creates Online River Recreation Map
Avista Utilities, an energy company located in Spokane, WA, just made it easier to plan for fun on and around the water this summer with new digital river recreation maps for segments of the Spokane River and the Clark Fork River. In addition to generating clean, renewable power from these scenic waterways, Avista maintains picnic, boating, camping and other recreational areas for all...
Jul 18, 2016 10:00 AM ET
Avista Engages Young Women in Pizza, Pop and Power Tools Career Event
Recently, Avista participated in a local event called Pizza, Pop and Power Tools aimed at engaging young women in middle school and helping them explore different apprentice, technical and trade career paths. At the event, nearly 200 attendees experienced hands-on projects related to a particular trade. In addition to topics including carpentry, welding, equipment operation and more, Avista’s...
May 27, 2016 11:00 AM ET