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Modernizing our Grid

Avista is making investments to modernize our grid and enhance reliability while building a foundation for our energy future.

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Avista Named as a 2017 Grid Edge Award Winner by Greentech Media
Avista's Electric Vehicle pilot program has been recognized by Greentech Media and awarded a 2017 Grid Edge Award. The Grid Edge Awards represent the top twenty companies or projects that showcase innovative products, introduce new business models to the electric sector, or otherwise present alternative ways of managing the electric grid that are more efficient and reliable. ...
Apr 18, 2017 10:00 AM ET
Spokane’s Urbanova Set to Drive Innovation and Economic Development for Cities of the Future
October 3, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Recently, Avista along with partners Itron, Inc., City of Spokane, McKinstry,...
Oct 3, 2016 11:00 AM ET
Avista Receives Grant to Pilot a Shared Energy Economy Model
August 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Recently, Avista was awarded a grant from the Washington Department of Commerce and Governor Jay Inslee’s Clean Energy Fund 2 to demonstrate how a Shared Energy Economy can benefit Washington energy consumers. The grant is the latest example of Avista’s 127-year history of innovation and positions the utility for the energy future.   Over the years, Avista...
Aug 29, 2016 3:00 PM ET
Avista Receives First Storage Units for Energy Storage Project
Avista received its first set of Energy Storage units on Dec. 30 as a result of a $3.2 million grant from Washington Governor Jay Inslee and the Washington State Department of Commerce. The installation of the units is the first step in Avista’s research that will help address how to integrate power generated from intermittent renewable sources such as wind and solar into the electrical grid...
Dec 31, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Avista Receives Grant for Smart Grid Battery Storage Research
July 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ - A $3.2 million grant from Washington Governor Jay Inslee and the Washington State Department of Commerce will help Avista invest in research to address one of the biggest challenges facing the energy industry – how to integrate power generated from intermittent renewable sources such as wind and solar into the electrical grid. Inslee announced more than $14...
Jul 9, 2014 12:00 PM ET