Avista files state's first clean energy plan
October 7, 2021
SPOKANE - Avista filed the state's first Clean Energy Implementation Plan (CEIP) with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission on Oct. 1.
The plan maps specific actions for the next four years to progress toward clean energy goals established by the Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA), passed by the state Legislature in 2019. It requires electricity to be greenhouse gas neutral by 2030 and 100% renewable by 2045.
"This plan builds upon our longstanding commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability," said Jason Thackston, Avista's senior vice president. "This CE...