Rainbow adds some color to Northwest’s gray skies   

Tags: Avista Utilities, Hydro power, Renewable Energy, Spokane River, Washington, Weather

Rainbow near Upper Falls powerhouse

Post by Dan Kolbet

The gray skies and damp days have certainly been a bummer over the last few weeks. Isn’t summer supposed to happen around June? But, as a signal to some light at the end of the tunnel, a huge rainbow spread across the Northwest yesterday. Avista’s Michael Williams happened to be at Riverfront Park last evening and snapped the image above.

The rainbow looks to be sticking out of our Upper Falls power house, which generates hydroelectricity for downtown Spokane. Clean, renewable and cheap hydropower is certainly a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow for our region.

Thanks to Michael for sending us the photo. If you snap a great picture that includes an Avista building, crew or just something about energy, send it to us to share on our blog, Facebook page or Twitter – email conversation@avistautilities.com
Posted by  System Account  on  6/8/2012
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