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A Chevy Volt gets a charge at Jim Falk Motors on Maui, one of Maui EVA’s partners.  Photo courtesy of the University of Hawai’i Maui College.
Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance Top Five in Nation
December 15th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Greentech Media named the Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance (Maui EVA) one of the top five electric vehicle initiatives of the year.


2011 Nissan Leaf all-electric vehicles are available for renting on Maui. Photo courtesy of Bio-Beetle.
First All Electric Rental Cars Come To Maui
November 9th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business
 

The Maui-based Bio-Beetle ECO Car Rental company located in Kahului has expanded its business to include all-electric vehicles.


WIRE Board with Governor Neil Abercrombie at their August event. Photo courtesy of WiRE.
Maui Chapter of Women In Renewable Energy Forms
October 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

The newly-formed Maui chapter of Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) will be hold its inaugural meeting on the UH Maui College campus next month.


Clean Energy Pioneer to Lead State Office
Clean Energy Pioneer to Lead State Office
October 17th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Maui Business
 

Mark Glick has been appointed administrator of the State Energy Office of the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism (DBEDT) which manages millions of dollars in statewide energy programs.


File photo courtesy UHMC.  The UH Maui College project involved the installation of photovoltaic panels atop a campus building in Kahului in June, saving the school in energy costs and providing a clean energy alternative.
Symposium To Explore Maui County’s Growing Green Workforce
March 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

The County of Maui’s Office of Economic Development and the Hawaii State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) are co-sponsoring a Green Workforce Development Symposium on March 30, 2011.