Clean Energy Facts

Biofuel Activities

As of March 2015

ActionScopeStatus
Pacific Biodiesel contract 250,000 gallons biodiesel per year by 2013 for 8 MW Honolulu International Airport Emergency Generation Facility Approved by the Public Utilities Commission
Pacific Biodiesel spot buy contract Up to 200,000 gallons per month spot buy if biodiesel price is the same or lower than diesel.  Keahole is target location, but fuel could be received at any plant. Approved by the Public Utilities Commission
Hawaii BioEnergy contract 10 million gallons per year of biofuel for Kahe Power Plant Approved by the Public Utilities Commission
Renewable Energy Group contract 3 to 7 million gallons biodiesel per year starting mid-2012 for 110-MW Campbell Industrial Park Generating Station Approved by the Public Utilities Commission
Aina Koa Pono contract 14 to 16 million gallons biodiesel per year for Keahole Power Plant Not approved by Hawaii Public Utilities Commission
Kahe Power Plant biofuel/LSFO blend  testing Successfully fired generator at 100%  biofuel with favorable emissions results Completed
Maalaea Power Plant biodiesel testing Successfully tested 1 million gallons with favorable emissions results Completed