Management at the Maui Coast Hotel celebrated the completion of the 426 kW solar array, which is expected to offset 766,370 kWh of electricity each year, translating to enough to energy to power 115 homes.
The federal award is for the building, repair, renovation, and modernization of public housing facilities in the state. Sample improvements include new roofs, energy-efficient upgrades, and replacement of old plumbing and electrical systems.
In addition to obtaining information from experts, the event also serves as a building point for inspiration and networking opportunities within the community. Attendees will also learn how to become a local supplier and learn more about financing and distribution.