AVISTA CORPORATION (NYSE:AVA) Files An 8-K Other Events

AVISTA CORPORATION (NYSE:AVA) Files An 8-K Other Events
Item 8.01 Other Events.

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On December 17, 2018, Avista Corporation (Avista Corp.) and Hydro One Limited (Hydro One) filed a petition requesting that the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (WUTC) reconsider its December 5, 2018 order denying approval of Hydro One’s acquisition of Avista Corp., together with a petition requesting that the UTC rehear the matter to accept new evidence.

Under Washington State law, the WUTC has 20 days to act on the petition for reconsideration. If the WUTC grants the petition for reconsideration, it could modify its prior order or take any actions it deems appropriate, including extending the timeframe for its deliberations, or it could affirm its prior order. A copy of a press release announcing the filing of the petition is filed as Exhibit 99.1.

Section 9 – Financial Statements and Exhibits

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

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Exhibits

Press release dated December 17, 2018.

Neither the filing of any press release as an exhibit to this Current Report nor the inclusion in such press release of a reference to Avista Corp.’s Internet address shall, under any circumstances, be deemed to incorporate the information available at such Internet address into this Current Report. The information available at Avista Corp.’s Internet address is not part of this Current Report or any other report furnished or filed by Avista Corp. with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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EX-99.1 2 ex991pressreleaseutcrecons.htm PRESS RELEASE Exhibit Exhibit 99.1Press Release     Hydro One and Avista file request to reconsider decision in Washington merger caseTORONTO and SPOKANE,…
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About AVISTA CORPORATION (NYSE:AVA)

Avista Corporation is an electric and natural gas utility with certain other business ventures. The Company operates through two business segments: Avista Utilities, and Alaska Electric Light and Power Company (AEL&P). Avista Utilities segment generates, transmits and distributes electricity, and distributes natural gas serving electric and natural gas customers in eastern Washington and northern Idaho and natural gas customers in parts of Oregon. AEL&P is a utility providing electric services in Juneau, Alaska. It operates other businesses, including sheet metal fabrication, venture fund investments and real estate investments, as well as certain other investments of Avista Capital, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. Through Advanced Manufacturing and Development (AM&D), doing business as METALfx, the Company performs custom sheet metal fabrication of electronic enclosures, parts and systems for the computer, construction, telecommunication, renewable energy and medical industries.

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