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May 29, 2019

Maui Electric Company geared up for hurricane season, urges customers to prepare

We urge customers to prepare for the 2019 hurricane season beginning June 1. Forecasts say up to eight tropical cyclones could develop this season, underscoring the need for customers to have emergency plans in place.

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August

August 08, 2016

Maui Electric to assess energy-saving streetlights starting August 15

Maui Electric Company will be conducting work as part of its energy-saving streetlight demonstration project from Monday, August 15 to Friday, August 19, from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. along Maui Lani Parkway in Kahului.

August 02, 2016

Self-supply solar a new option for homeowners

A new kind of rooftop solar system that enables households to generate their own electricity and to potentially store energy for use after the sun goes down is now being approved by the Hawaiian Electric Companies and installed on island homes.

July

July 27, 2016

Re-use Hawaii awarded Hawaiian Electric grant

A $5,000 grant from the Hawaiian Electric Companies to Re-use Hawaii will help support the non-profit organization’s monthly Community Workshop Program designed to teach basic woodworking and safety skills needed when working with salvaged materials.

July 19, 2016

Hawaiian Electric withdraws request for approval of LNG contract and generation upgrades

Following the termination of the proposed merger with NextEra Energy, the Hawaiian Electric Companies today withdrew their applications for approval of a liquefied natural gas contract with Fortis Hawaii Energy Inc, plans to upgrade Kahe Power Plant to use natural gas, and a waiver from competitive bidding to upgrade the plant.

July 18, 2016

Hawaiian Electric Industries Will Move Forward as an Independent Company

Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. today reaffirmed its financial and operational strength as a stand-alone company.

July 18, 2016

NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric Industries announce termination of Merger Agreement

NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric Industries today announced the termination of their plans to merge, effective immediately.

July 15, 2016

NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric Industries Release Statement Regarding Pending Merger

NextEra Energy and HEI issued this statement in connection with today's order by the Hawaii PUC.

July 13, 2016

Robotics and STEM events receive funding from Hawaiian Electric

As part of its 2016 second quarter contributions, the Hawaiian Electric Companies have donated $20,000 to the Hawaii Space Grant Consortium.

June

June 30, 2016

The Hawaiian Electric Companies share fireworks safety tips for Fourth of July

At Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric, and Hawaii Electric Light Company, we urge you to use caution if you plan to commemorate Independence Day with fireworks, and offer these safety tips

June 23, 2016

Maui Electric reminds customers to call 811 before digging

Maui Electric Company reminds customers to call 811 before doing any excavation work at home.

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