After holding a special meeting, Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. recently announced the approval of the proposal to extend the deadline for shareholder voting on the proposed merger agreement with NextEra Energy Inc.
The RFP gives the company or firm with the winning proposal four months to provide a preliminary appraisal of the costs associated with purchasing the electric utility company in its entirety and also certain parts of the utility.
Electric customers in Keʻanae and Nāhiku are being asked to prepared for an extended power outage after a downed tree knocked out power to an estimated 895 customers shortly before 3 a.m. on Friday, May 1, 2015, Maui Electric representatives said.
By Maui Now Staff An estimated 309 customers lost power in the Kaluakoʻi area of Molokaʻi early this morning when strong wind gusts caused a outage, Maui Electric company officials said. Maui Electric company’s Shayna Decker said the outage occurred when a “swing short” occurred along the Maunaloa Highway, when two overhead lines made contact […]
NextEra Energy Inc. and Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. (Hawaiian Electric Company Inc., Hawaii Electric Light Company Inc. and Maui Electric Company Limited) announced today that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved the companies’ proposed merger.
Residential customers who own or are considering the purchase of an electric vehicle now have access to a new tool to estimate how much money they can save by using special time-of-use EV charging rates offered by the Hawaiian Electric Companies.