HONOLULU – The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission rejects the $4.3 billion deal to control the state’s power company, concluding the application is not in the public interest.
Hu Honua Bioenergy is firing back at the Hawaii Electric Light Company in a document filed with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission.
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.
HILO: Hundreds packed the Hilo High School cafeteria Tuesday night for the Hawaii Public Utility Commission’s public listening session for the Hawaiian Electric Companies and NextEra Energy docket, a multi-billion dollar deal said to be one of the biggest economic transactions in state history. The PUC is tasked with approving or disapproving of the proposed merger.
HAWAII: The Hawaii Public Utility Commission has granted the request made by Parker Ranch subsidiary Paniolo Power Company, LLC to withdraw from the HEI-NextEra merger docket.
The Hawaii Island Energy Cooperative has entered its first testimony into the HEI-NextEra merger docket. Marco Mangelsdorf provided the statements to the Hawaii Public Utility Commission. He spoke about his hopes for a Big Island energy cooperative, as he did during a recent public forum in Kona.
WOOD VALLEY, Hawaii – The Hawaii Public Utility Commission has once again denied a proposed Aina Koa Pono biodiesel supply contract with the Hawaii Electric Light Company. A proposed surcharge to cover the additional costs to produce the biodiesel was also denied.. In the final decision and order, the commission stated that “HELCO and HECO […]
Opponents of Pepeekeo biomass project mostly absent from Hilo testimony [FMP poster=”http://www.bigislandvideonews.com/media/newsupdateextended.jpg” width=”320″ height=”175″]http://www.bigislandvideonews.com/media/2012/11november/1129huhonua.mp4[/FMP] HILO, Hawaii: The public expressed widespread support for the Hu Honua Bioenergy project at Wednesday night’s Public Utlities Commission hearing in Hilo. Hu Honua Bioenergy LLC is converting the former Hilo Coast Power Company plant at Pepeekeo into a modern biomass energy […]
Company plans 24-megawatt facility at site of old Pepeekeo power plant HILO, Hawaii: Tonight, a public hearing will be held before the state Public Utilities Commission at a special meeting in Hilo, for the Hu Honua Bioenergy plant planned for Pepeekeo. Hu Honua has negotiated a power purchase agreement with Hawaii Electric Light Company, which […]
HAWAII ISLAND: The Hawaii Electric Light Company is officially looking to add up to 50 megawatts (MW) of geothermal power, now that a draft Geothermal Request for Proposals has been filed with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission. The move to bring more geothermal energy to the island comes after a HELCO Request for Information in June […]