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For Immediate Release: September 15, 2014 HONOLULU — The State of Hawaii and the U.S. Department of Energy have agreed to continued cooperation as Hawaii embarks on the next phase of its clean energy future. Gov. Neil Abercrombie and Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today signed a Memorandum of Understanding, reaffirming their commitment to the Hawaii ...
Read More HAWAII AND U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY REAFFIRM COMMITMENT TO CLEAN ENERGY INITIATIVE

For Immediate Release: September 5, 2014 HONOLULU — The Public Utilities Commission has approved the State of Hawaii to issue up to $150 million in bonds to provide low-cost capital for a proposed loan program that would expand access to solar photovoltaic systems and other clean energy improvements for Hawaii consumers who have had difficulty ...
Read More DBEDT APPLAUDS PUC’S APPROVAL OF GEMS PROGRAM FINANCING ORDER

For Immediate Release: September 2, 2014 HONOLULU — Hawaii was recognized for the third consecutive year by the Energy Services Coalition as the nation’s leader for per capita investment in energy performance contracting (EPC), an innovative financing tool that allows government buildings to achieve significant energy efficiency savings without paying total capital expenses up front. ...
Read More STATE OF HAWAII HONORED WITH NATIONAL ENERGY AWARD FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR