Watch the Avista 101 Series and learn how things work.
- Avista 101: Electricity
Where does electricity come from? And how does it get to my home? This short animation explains some of the basics of electricity generation and distribution.
- Avista 101: Environmental Stewardship
How does Avista approach environmental stewardship? Learn about our long-standing commitment to environmental stewardship and conservation of our natural resources.
- Avista 101: Supply and Demand
What's the only product that's created as it's consumed? Learn about the growing demand for reliable energy - and how we meet that need.
- Avista 101: Service Territory
Where does Avista operate? This short animation shows our large network of generation and distribution facilities across the northwest.
- Avista 101: Grid Modernization 1
How is Avista investing in our energy future? Learn how we've been preparing to implement the next generation of energy delivery.
- Avista 101: Grid Modernization 2
What exactly is grid modernization? This animation helps depict the benefits of automating our entire electric power system, from generation to distribution to consumption.
- Avista 101: Rates
What is a rate case? This short video highlights how rates are set for electricity and natural gas service.
- Avista 101: Outage Restoration
What can I expect during a storm outage? It's our job to restore power as quickly and safely as possible - learn more about how we do it.