Hawaiian Electric continues to adjust its operations to reduce the potential spread of coronavirus, including postponing less urgent repair and maintenance work, and closing walk-in customer payment centers at least through April.
Maui Electric Company and the Hawaii Natural Energy Institute (HNEI) at the University of Hawaii at Manoa have partnered to demonstrate a cost-effective solution that supports more rooftop photovoltaic (PV) systems to be added to Molokai's small, standalone electrical grid.
The plan for the Hawaiian Electric Companies’ largest-ever renewable energy push may now be viewed online at www.hawaiianelectric.com/competitivebidding.
Maui Electric is asking Maui customers to conserving electricity use this evening, especially between 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Hawaiian Electric has donated $50,000 to the UH Manoa College of Engineering in support of programs that encourage students to pursue careers in STEM fields.
About 51,000 Hawaii Electric Light customers in various areas around the island experienced a power outage at about 10:45 a.m. today.
Alan Oshima, president and CEO of Hawaiian Electric Company, was one of five utility executives who met in Washington, D.C. this week with the Special Senate Committee on the Climate Crisis chaired by U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz of Hawaiʻi.
Hawaiian Electric Company has opened its 10th utility-owned public electric vehicle fast charger on Oahu near the soon-to-open StoneFish Italian Restaurant at the Haleiwa Town Center, 66-145 Kamehameha Highway.
Phone scammers are targeting Hawaiian Electric Company customers, directing them to make GObank payments at a convenience store to pay their “overdue” bills.
Maui Electric Company is upgrading utility poles and using new insulated conductors in parts of Olinda and Piiholo, part of a pilot project to prevent wind and tree-related outages and to make the island's electrical grid more resilient.
Launching its efforts to seek proposals for potential renewable energy projects for Molokai, Maui Electric Company will be hosting a Community Workshop: Molokai 100% Renewable Energy.