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Caption: Donning  trademark bandannas, staff from Pacific Biodiesel celebrate Willie Nelson's birthday. Photo courtesy of Pacific Biodiesel.
Maui “On the Road Again” with BioWillie Biodiesel
May 1st, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Beginning on April 30, Willie Nelson’s birthday, the fuel at Pacific Biodiesel’s retail pump on Maui is being sold as the brand named BioWillie Biodiesel.


Hillside 75 Gas Station in Wailuku is the site of First Insurance Company's "takeover". Courtesy of FIC.
First Insurance Gas Station “Takeover” Comes to Wailuku
February 22nd, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

On Friday, February 24, First Insurance Company will bring its popular gas station “takeover” to Wailuku for the first time bringing Maui drivers lower gas prices.


The Gas Company Names Nathan C. Nelson Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. lPhoto courtesy of The Gas Company LLC.
The Gas Company Names New Vice President, General Counsel
July 29th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

An honors graduate of the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawaii, Nathan Nelson, Esq. will replace George Aoki as vice president, general counsel and secretary at the Gas Company (TGC).


2012 Mitsubishi i. Photo courtesy of Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Hawaii First to Get Mitsubishi’s New Electric “i”, $16,000 After Rebates
April 25th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

Come November, a new electric vehicle, priced at $16,000, after state and federal tax rebates, and called the “i”, will begin rolling out statewide from Cutter Mitsubishi in Aiea.


Council on Revenue Lowers Forecast Right Before Tsunami
Council on Revenue Lowers Forecast Right Before Tsunami
March 17th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

In its March Forecast, the Council on Revenues lowered its projections for tax revenue growth, in fiscal year 2011, from 3.0 percent to 0.5 percent.


Maui Gas Price Peak Continues, Propane Imports Increase 164%
Maui Gas Price Peak Continues, Propane Imports Increase 164%
March 10th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Maui Business
 

February energy trend data released today by the State’s Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism indicates that Maui regular gas prices rose 6.7% since last year, diesel prices remain the highest in the state, and electricity prices continue to rise.


Nissan LEAF Electric Car. Courtesy of Nissan North America Inc.
Nissan Delivers Hawaii’s First 100% Electric Nissan LEAF
January 31st, 2011 · Comments Off · Auto
 

Today, Nissan North America Inc. (NNA) brought the first Nissan LEAF electric car to Hawaii, paving the way for its introduction on Maui, Kauai, and the Big Island soon.


Maui Gas Prices Inching Up, Again
Maui Gas Prices Inching Up, Again
January 10th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

DBEDT released the December 2010 Monthly Energy Trends data last week signaling a continued slow and steady inching up of gas prices for all grades.


“Fuel” Movie Screening by South Maui Sustainability
“Fuel” Movie Screening by South Maui Sustainability
February 24th, 2009 · Comments Off · Event Calendar
 

South Maui Sustainability Invites You: Special Maui Screening Of The Award-Winning Film “Fuel” Friday February 27th Doors open 6:30 p.m., Film begins at 7 p.m. Kihei Charter School* Tickets: $5 — Students free South Maui Sustainability Invites you to a screening of Fuel. In 2008 Fuel won numerous film festival awards including Sundance Film Festival […]