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Hawaiian Electric Companies Propose Continued Growth of Rooftop Solar
Hawaiian Electric Companies Propose Continued Growth of Rooftop Solar
June 30th, 2015 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The company provided recommendations to the Hawai‘i Public Utilities Commission this week that proposed new customer options and programs to support continued growth of rooftop photovoltaic systems in Hawai‘i.


HEI Shareholders Approve Merger with NextEra Energy
HEI Shareholders Approve Merger with NextEra Energy
June 10th, 2015 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. said today that its shareholders have approved the merger agreement with NextEra Energy Inc. announced Dec. 3, 2014. Approximately 90 percent of shares voted were in favor of the proposed merger.


Hawaiian Electric Industries Maintains Share Prices
Hawaiian Electric Industries Maintains Share Prices
February 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Hawaiian Electric Industries Maintains Share Prices · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

The board of directors at Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. sustained a quarterly cash dividend of 31 cents per share as of Feb. 10, 2015. The dividends are payable Mar. 10, 2015, and to shareholders of record at the close of business on Feb. 24, 2015. The share is equal to an annual rate of $1.24 per share.


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Discount EV Charging Rates Extended
October 9th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

The Hawaiʻi Public Utilities Commission has approved of a request to extend discount rates for another year to customers charging Electrical Vehicles during off-peak hours.


Approvals Sought For Liquefied Natural Gas in Hawai’i
Approvals Sought For Liquefied Natural Gas in Hawai’i
January 18th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved the delivery of Liquefied Natural Gas to the state. Approvals are still required from the Hawai’i Public Utilities Commission.


PUC Finalizes MECO 2010 Rate Increase
PUC Finalizes MECO 2010 Rate Increase
May 4th, 2012 · Comments Off on PUC Finalizes MECO 2010 Rate Increase · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Under the PUC decision, a 1.5% increase, or $4.7 million in annual revenues was finalized, effective May 4, 2012. Company officials say the amount has already been reflected in electric bills since August 2010, when the PUC approved an interim increase.


Maui's Champley Confirmed as PUC Commissioner
Maui’s Champley Confirmed as PUC Commissioner
March 8th, 2012 · Comments Off on Maui’s Champley Confirmed as PUC Commissioner · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Prior to his appointment, Champley worked as a Maui-based senior energy consultant, focused on clean energy resource integration in Hawai’i.


PUC Eases Way For Renewable Energy Grid Integration
PUC Eases Way For Renewable Energy Grid Integration
December 1st, 2011 · Comments Off on PUC Eases Way For Renewable Energy Grid Integration · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The rules are expected to ease the way for more distributed renewable energy generation like rooftop solar panels.


Veto Averted as Energy Usage Bill Becomes Law
Veto Averted as Energy Usage Bill Becomes Law
July 12th, 2011 · Comments Off on Veto Averted as Energy Usage Bill Becomes Law · Featured, Maui News
 

Governor Neil Abercrombie signed a bill into law that is intended to help more homeowners and renters access and afford clean energy.


Kihei Building First Renewable Generation Facility in State
Kihei Building First Renewable Generation Facility in State
January 28th, 2011 · Comments Off on Kihei Building First Renewable Generation Facility in State · Maui News
 

DKK Properties in South Maui became the first renewable energy generation facility in the state under the under the new Feed in Tariff program.