HAWAII ISLAND – HELCO says customers may be asked to conserve electricity use this week, during the evening peak hours between 6 to 8 p.m.
PEPE’EKEO – The company is being backed by a global financial services company with more than $700 billion in assets under management. All they need is a new agreement with HELCO.
Hawaiian Electric says the continued drop in fuel prices is bringing bills down across the state.
Hu Honua Bioenergy is firing back at the Hawaii Electric Light Company in a document filed with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission.
The utility does not anticipate power interruptions tonight (Sunday Feb. 21) following Saturday night’s power generation failure that affected 26,000 of its customers.
HAWAII ISLAND – Parts of Hawaii Island were without power for short periods Saturday night, as the Hawaii Electric Light Company issued a last minute plea to customers asking them to conserve power. The utility said the outages are occurring across the Big Island due to the unavailability of three major generators: Hawai‘i Electric Light’s […]
HELCO says it intends to terminate the power purchase agreement with the Pepeekeo project effective March 1, 2016.
Residents living in the Hawaiian Ranchos and Ocean View Estates spoke out against a series of solar photovoltaic projects planned for their subdivisions on Monday night during a Hawaii Public Utilty Commission hearing.
Utility company “disappointed” project will not proceed
HONOKAA – The Hawai‘i Electric Light Company is planning to purchase the 60-megawatt Hamakua Energy Partners (HEP) generating plant in Honoka‘a. On December 23, HELCO announced it signed a $84.5-million purchase agreement with the Boston-based investment firm, ArcLight Capital Partners, which acquired the HEP plant in June 2010. The purchase requires approval by the Hawai‘i […]