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2015 News Releases

This section will provide you with recent information about Hawaiian Electric Company and energy use in Hawaii.

July 31, 2015: Emergency electrical safety tips from the Hawaiian Electric Companies
July 23, 2015: Loss of independent power generator causes brief Oahu outages
July 23, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Companies introduce WattPlan to help customers plan for rooftop PV
July 22, 2015: Loss of power generator causes brief Oahu outages
July 21, 2015: Hawaiian Electric statement regarding the proposed merger between Hawaiian Electric Industries and NextEra Energy
July 16, 2015: Rooftop PV approvals in Hawaii continue to reach record levels
July 15, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Proposes Community Solar Pilot Project
July 2, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Company and Hawaii State Fusion Center to collaborate on safety and security
July 1, 2015: Fourth of July safety tips from Hawaiian Electric
July 1, 2015: Four Leeward Coast students learn the value of working hard from Hawaiian Electric crews
June 29, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Companies Propose New Options to Support Continued Growth of Rooftop Solar
June 25, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Opens Oahu's First Utility-Owned DC Fast Charger for Electric Vehicles at Dole Plantation
June 10, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Industries Shareholders Approve Merger with NextEra Energy- issued by Hawaiian Electric Industries
June 8, 2015: The Hawaiian Electric Companies pledge support for historic goal of 100 percent renewable energy by 2045
May 29, 2015: Congratulations to the Home Energy Challenge Winners!
April 30, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Helicopter Work in Central Oahu
April 29, 2015: Hawaii utilities rank high for adding solar power
April 20, 2015: Grow Hawaiian Festival Celebrates Hawaii's Culture and Environment
April 13, 2015: Hawaiian Electric grant encourages affordable, healthy lifestyle for Leeward residents
March 30, 2015: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Approves Proposed Merger between NextEra and HEI - issued by NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric Industries
March 26, 2015: The Hawaiian Electric Companies launch online EV Bill Savings Estimator
March 23, 2015: NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric Companies to Host Open House Informational Meetings Across Hawaii
March 9, 2015: Aloha United Way Receives $440,170 from Hawaiian Electric - issued by Aloha United Way
March 3, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Companies earn national smart grid technology award
February 25, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Companies continue to move ahead with rooftop PV
February 23, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Companies' Donation to ALA-Hawaii's Asthma Management Teams Program - issued by American Lung Association
February 19, 2015: New Exhibition at Spalding House Sponsored by Hawaiian Electric - issued by Honolulu Museum of Art
February 14, 2015: Power Restoration Update from Hawaiian Electric - 8pm update
February 14, 2015: Power Restoration Update from Hawaiian Electric
February 11, 2015: Customers' electric bills are at a four-year low
February 10, 2015: Hawaiian Electric donation brings tech access to Bookmobile users
February 3, 2015: Enphase Energy and Hawaiian Electric Collaborate to Improve Stability of the Grid
January 30, 2015: Hawaiian Electric donations advance youth-focused STEM programs
January 30, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Companies launch online Integrated Interconnection Queues
January 29, 2015: NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric File Joint Application with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission Outlining Benefits of Proposed Merger for Advancing a More Affordable Clean Energy Future for Hawaii
January 27, 2015: Hawaiian Electric donation to help preserve historic Ewa railroad
January 23, 2015: State's elite math and science high school students converge at 22nd Annual Hawaii Science Bowl
January 20, 2015: Hawaiian Electric Companies propose plan to sustainably increase rooftop solar
January 13, 2015: Pursuit of higher education goal of Hawaiian Electric donation to YMCA College Camp
January 6, 2015: HEI Charitable Foundation Donates $30,000 to Aloha Council, Boy Scouts of America
January 3, 2015: Restoration efforts wrap up on the island of Oahu