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May 16, 2013

Maui Students Earn Top Honors in First Wind Scholar Program

Maui's Rysen Otomo, of Wailuku, earned the top scholarship award issued by First Wind, a US-based renewable energy company that operates the Kaheawa Wind I & II project above Māʻalaea.
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July 06, 2012

Kaheawa Wind Farm Second Phase Goes Online

Commercial operations began yesterday for First Wind’s 21 megawatt Kaheawa Wind II project above Maalaea.
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January 15, 2012

PHOTOS: Wind Turbines on Maui Roads

Images of the first transport of wind turbines and tower componets of First Winds' Kaheawa wind farm above Maalaea are now available.
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January 13, 2012

ROAD ADVISORY: Kaheawa Wind Turbine Transport Begins

Beginning today, January 13, First Wind will begin transporting large wind turbines from the Maui Research and Technology Park in Kihei to Kaheawa Wind II, a wind farm located above Ma’alaea.
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May 24, 2011

Maui Students Receive $3,000 Scholarships from First Wind

Three Maui senior high schools students were among 15 recipients of $3,000 college scholarships from First Wind, an independent U.S.-based wind energy company with a projects on Maui and Oahu.
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October 29, 2009

State Moves Closer in its Plan to Ship Wind Energy From Maui to Oahu

The state is seeking bids from companies interested in linking Maui County to Oahu using a system of undersea cables. The proposed project was unveiled a year ago when the state entered into an agreement with Hawaiian Electric companies to connect the islands into one electrical grid, allowing renewable wind power generated in Maui County... Read more »
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March 17, 2009

HECO Agrees to Buy Energy from First Wind’s Molokai Wind Farms

The governor joined officials with Castle & Cooke, First Wind Hawaii and Hawaiian Electric Company today in announcing an agreement that could lead to the construction of large wind farms on both Lanai and Molokai. The farms would feed into an inter-island cable system currently being discussed with plans to provide the clean energy via... Read more »
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February 20, 2009

Upcountry Sustainability Expo

Come and get the latest information available on the art and science of sustainability. Over 30 vendors are participating, including Maui Biodiesel, First Wind, Maui Electric, and the Dept. of Water Supply. The U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, The University of Hawaii, and the D. T. Fleming Arboretum will give practical advice regarding sustainable opportunities for... Read more »
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