Your Utility at Work


Apprentices lined up listening to an instructor with fire extinguishers sitting at their feet

Celebrate apprentices

Apprenticeships are co-sponsored by Avista and a partnership with the International Brotherhood of Electric Workers (IBEW) Local 77

Diver in water holding flowering rush

Diving for weeds

Removing non-native aquatic invasive weeds is a real challenge

Truck in front of a substation

Powering 5 decades of progress in Spokane

And the project that will power decades more

Josh Stringfellow and his daughters, Ellie (left) and Kinsley (holding) enjoy the Pacific Northwest’s recreational opportunities.

Business as (not so) usual

Journeyman operator, Josh Stringfellow’s take on a 24/7/365 operation

Meter reader, Matt C., standing by his Avista truck and smiling

A familiar face in turbulent times

A perspective from meter reader, Matt Clegg

Bucket truck and employees working on electric power line

Electric Contractors Putting Your Energy Dollars To Work

A glimpse of the third and final phase of a 98 year old transmission line rebuild, an $8.5 million project