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HECO down to finalists in LNG developer selection process
Hawaiian Electric Co.' s incoming president and CEO, Alan Oshima, speaks to PBN in his first media interview since being named to the top post of the state's largest electric utility.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
American Savings Bank CEO not concerned about hypothetical spinoff talks
American Savings Bank President and CEO Richard Wacker says any talk of spinning the bank from its parent, Hawaiian Electric Industries, is too hypothetical. Although the plan did not go through, when talk of buying HEI comes up from politicians and others, American Savings Bank always seems to get cut from the picture - even if a sale of Hawaii's third largest bank would be difficult .
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Solar, Wind, and Papaya: 3 Ways Hawaii Is Building Its Renewable Power Future
The renewable power wave that's sweeping the continental United States in the form of wind and solar is having a profound impact on the energy market. However, there's one state where the changes will be bigger than in any other: Hawaii.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Alan Oshima named president, CEO of Hawaiian Electric Co.
Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. said Wednesday that Alan Oshima, a veteran utility and telecommunications executive, has been named president and CEO of its Hawaiian Electric Co. subsidiary, effective Oct. 1. "Alan brings extensive energy industry experience, a real passion for moving Hawaii to a clean energy future, and a proven ability to bring people together to work collaboratively for needed change," Connie Lau , chairman of the board for Hawaiian Electric Co.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Hawaii's Energy Excelerator opens headquarters in Downtown Honolulu
U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz, center, talks about the importance of the Energy Excelerator program, as its co-director, Dawn Lippert, left, and Connie Lau, right, president and CEO of Hawaiian Electric Industries, which funded the build-out of the program's new Downtown Honolulu headquarters, look on.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Protestors Hold Candlelight Vigil For Hawaii's Solar Industry
As the sun set over downtown Honolulu on Monday, mourners gathered for an intimate candlelight vigil.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Hawaiian Electric Companies submit plans for Hawaii's Energy Future
The companies' planned state-of the-art electric systems for , and Hawaii Island will form the foundation for this new energy future.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Expert: Hawaiian Electric won't propose any dramatic changes
Hawaiian Electric Co.' s responses to Hawaii regulators regarding the future of the state's energy industry won't be revealed to the public until Wednesday morning, but experts, such as Fereidun Fesharaki , are predicting that the Honolulu-based utility won't propose anything dramatic.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
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John Ah Choy June 27, 2014 John "Pops" Ah Choy, 94, of Waikiki, a retired Hawaiian Electric troubleshooter, died in Kaiser Medical Center.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Hawaiian Electric strikes deal with Canada's largest private utility
Hawaiian Electric Co. has reached an agreement with a subsidiary of Canada's largest private utility to undergo a key liquefied natural gas process that could help lower its customers' bills, a spokesman for the Honolulu-based utility told PBN.