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July 17, 2017

Regulators accept Hawaiian Electric Companies' plan to reach 100% renewable energy

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has accepted the Hawaiian Electric Companies’ plan charting the near-term actions that will lead to 100 percent of Hawaii’s power generation needs coming from renewable resources by 2045.

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July

July 24, 2017

Maui Electric hosts community meeting on plans to upgrade Maui County's power grids

Maui Electric Company will host a community meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 2 at the J. Walter Cameron Center Auditorium (95 Mahalani Street, Wailuku) to solicit input and share the company's draft plan to modernize the power grids on Maui, Molokai and Lanai.

July 17, 2017

Regulators accept Hawaiian Electric Companies' plan to reach 100% renewable energy

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has accepted the Hawaiian Electric Companies’ plan charting the near-term actions that will lead to 100 percent of Hawaii’s power generation needs coming from renewable resources by 2045.

July 10, 2017

By popular demand: $10K rebate on 2017 Nissan LEAF® sedan extended for Hawaiian Electric Companies' customers

Nissan North America's $10,000 rebate offer on the all-electric 2017 LEAF sedan has been extended through September 30, 2017 for Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawaii Electric Light Company customers.

June

June 30, 2017

Hawaiian Electric Companies’ plan for upgrading power grids can help integrate more private rooftop solar

The Hawaiian Electric Companies today submitted the draft of a plan to modernize its five island power grids to bring online more renewable resources, improve reliability and resilience and give customers more choices.

June 28, 2017

Maui Electric "Let's Talk Energy" show focuses on community partners

Maui Electric’s Let’s Talk Energy television show will feature community partners from Maui United Way, Boys and Girls Club of Maui, and Maui Economic Development Board on its newest episode airing on Akaku channel 55 on Tuesday, July 4, from 8 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

June 27, 2017

The Hawaiian Electric Companies urge fireworks safety on Fourth of July

Fourth of July celebrations often include fireworks, and the Hawaiian Electric Companies encourage residents to exercise caution when setting off devices.

June 08, 2017

Maui Electric Rummage Sale on June 17 to benefit Maui United Way

Maui Electric is hosting its annual Rummage Sale benefitting Maui United Way on Saturday, June 17, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at its Kahului auditorium located at 210 W. Kamehameha Avenue.

June 08, 2017

Hawaiian Electric Companies’ EV fast charger program extended

The Hawaiian Electric Companies have gained approval to continue the DC Fast Charger program designed to encourage ownership of plug-in electric vehicles (EV) in Hawaii.

June 01, 2017

As Hawaiian Electric Companies prepare for hurricane season, customers urged to make plans, ready supplies

Hurricane season is officially underway and early forecasts show this season could bring more storm systems than usual.

May

May 24, 2017

Hawaiian Electric wins CS Week 2017 Expanding Excellence Award

The Hawaiian Electric Companies have been honored with a CS Week 2017 Expanding Excellence Award for Best Analytics Project for work with Stem, Inc. and Ibis Networks to provide 400 Hawaii public schools and businesses with tools to monitor electricity use and control costs while making the grid more efficient for all customers.

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