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October 09, 2018

Hawaiian Electric Companies select 7 solar-plus-storage projects for record increase in renewable energy

Seven major solar-plus-storage projects on three islands, representing the largest infusion of renewable energy in state history, are now in contract negotiations between developers and the Hawaiian Electric Companies.

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October

October 09, 2018

Hawaiian Electric Companies select 7 solar-plus-storage projects for record increase in renewable energy

Seven major solar-plus-storage projects on three islands, representing the largest infusion of renewable energy in state history, are now in contract negotiations between developers and the Hawaiian Electric Companies.

October 05, 2018

Maui's second large-scale solar project comes online

In partnership with Kenyon Energy, Maui Electric Company is pleased to announce that Maui's second large-scale photovoltaic (PV) solar project came online yesterday, Oct. 4. Maui Electric is buying power from the Kuia Solar project in West Maui which is independently owned and operated by Kenyon Energy.

October 05, 2018

Maui Electric hosts community meetings Oct. 15-17 to discuss future renewable energy projects for Molokai

As part of its ongoing efforts to power Molokai with 100 percent renewable energy, Maui Electric Company will be hosting three Molokai 100% community meetings to share the current progress and next steps of reaching this ambitious initiative.

September

September 25, 2018

Electric vehicle drivers can now top off at Maui Electric office

Electric vehicle drivers have a new fast-charging station option at the Maui Electric office in Kahului at 210 W. Kamehameha Ave.

September 19, 2018

Maui Electric Customer Call Center to extend hours before and after planned software upgrade

Maui Electric, Hawaiian Electric, and Hawaii Electric Light will temporarily extend their Customer Call Center hours starting Sept. 24 to help minimize anticipated delays resulting from the companies' system-wide software upgrade.

September 06, 2018

Hawaiian Electric mobile app now shows where to find an EV fast charger and more

The Hawaiian Electric mobile app for smart phones now shows electric vehicle drivers where to find Hawaiian Electric Companies' fast charging stations.

August

August 15, 2018

First Maui Electric rate increase in 6 years approved

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has issued an interim decision approving Maui Electric Company's first base-rate increase in more than six years.

August 14, 2018

New twist on old scam: Crooks now demanding payments for 'overdue' utility bills in bitcoin

Scammers are targeting customers of Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawaii Electric Light, and the latest surge of callers are threatening businesses with immediate disconnection if they don’t get paid in the digital currency known as bitcoin.

August 07, 2018

Maui Electric hosts Lanai community forum on emergency preparedness

With hurricane season officially underway, Maui Electric is hosting a forum for the Lanai community on emergency preparedness on Thursday, August 30 at the Lanai Senior Center.

August 06, 2018

Maui Electric partners with local businesses to save money, stabilize the grid and use more renewable energy

Maui Electric Company, in partnership with commercial and industrial customers, this month filled the current capacity of its expanded Fast Demand Response program.

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