Doing business in a way that preserves resources for generations to come has been part of our value system since our founding over 120 years ago.
Spokane, WA (PRWEB) May 20, 2010
Avista (NYSE:AVA) has released its 2010 Sustainability Report online at http://www.avistautilities.com/inside/sustainability2010. The report provides information and data about how the company’s operations reflect its values and commitment to the short and long-term use of resources. It is also a valuable tool to better understand Avista’s environmental, economic and social responsibility actions and impacts.
“Doing business in a way that preserves resources for generations to come has been part of our value system since our founding over 120 years ago. This year’s sustainability report reflects our efforts to meet the energy needs of our customers, while being good stewards of the environment, providing a healthy, safe and engaging work environment for our employees, and being active partners in the communities we serve,” said Scott Morris, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Avista Corp. “We’re pleased this format of reporting shows our continued progress in many areas, and it gives us good indicators of places in which we need to focus more attention.”
The Sustainability Report is a snapshot in time, largely based on results as of Dec. 31, 2009, and tells about our company’s activities from power generation to resource planning, from philanthropy to governance, from human resources to energy efficiency, and much more.
Avista Corp. is an energy company involved in the production, transmission and distribution of energy as well as other energy-related businesses. Avista Utilities is our operating division that provides electric service to 356,000 customers and natural gas to 316,000 customers. Our service territory covers 30,000 square miles in eastern Washington, northern Idaho and parts of southern and eastern Oregon, with a population of 1.5 million. Avista’s primary, non-regulated subsidiary is Advantage IQ. Our stock is traded under the ticker symbol “AVA.” For more information about Avista, please visit http://www.avistacorp.com.
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