Company History

Company History

The Stories of WWP/Avista

WWP/Avista has served its customers through many incredible events and times since the company's start in 1889. You can experience these stories through videos produced by Avista using the thumbnails in the sidebar to the right. This 3-part video series, presented by Avista's Larry LaBolle, leads the viewer through high-points of the company’s history.

A second video series titled “Lighting the Way” was produced by KSPS-TV in recognition of Avista's 125-years of service to the residents, businesses and institutions of the region. "Lighting the Way" features historic photographs and entertaining insights on the benefits safe, reliable energy brought to our region. To view the documentaries, go to the KSPS site online.