November 02, 2018
The Hawaiian Electric Companies have acquired Hawaiian Telcom's ownership interest in approximately 120,000 jointly-owned utility electric distribution poles on Oahu, Maui, Molokai, Lanai and Hawaii island under agreements approved by the Public Utilities Commission.
October 31, 2018
Maui Electric Company, in partnership with the County of Maui’s Department of Public Works, will begin installing approximately 4,800 new energy-saving fixtures for county-funded streetlights in November.
October 24, 2018
The Hawaiian Electric Companies have launched NEM Plus, a program that allows Net Energy Metering customers to add features such as energy storage to their rooftop solar systems – as long as the new equipment doesn’t export power to the grid.
October 09, 2018
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
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
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 25, 2018
Electric vehicle drivers have a new fast-charging station option at the Maui Electric office in Kahului at 210 W. Kamehameha Ave.
September 06, 2018
The Hawaiian Electric mobile app for smart phones now shows electric vehicle drivers where to find Hawaiian Electric Companies' fast charging stations.
August 15, 2018
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
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.