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Highlights of the 2020 Hawaii Energy ...

The 2020 Hawaii Energy Conference (HEC), postponed in March due to Covid-19, aired in July as a live-stream online event. One of the nation’s leading energy conferences, HEC brought together professionals on energy policy, strategies, leadership, and innovation to focus on how the energy sector should respond to the challenges imposed by the pandemic. Presented […]

2020 Hawaii Energy Conference Imagine...

The 2020 Hawaii Energy Conference airs this week with the live streaming of the three-hour event on July 30.  Postponed in March due to COVID-19, the free event starts at 9am HST and will feature industry experts discussing how the energy sector can and should respond to our current challenges by creating a “just” electrical […]

2020 Hawaii Energy Conference goes Vi...

A new date, a new program and an online venue has been set for the 2020 Hawaii Energy Conference.  Presented by Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB) and supported by the County of Maui Office of Economic Development, the live stream presentation will explore the theme “Imagining a Just Recovery. What would that look like for […]

Save the Date – July 30 for Liv...

The 7th Hawaii Energy Conference, presented by Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB) and supported by the County of Maui Office of Economic Development, has been rescheduled and will be a live stream event. Imagining a Just Recovery. What would that look like for the grid? Please join us online on July 30 for a robust […]

Keynote speaker, MOU Signing and more...

The Director of Energy Strategy, Research and Development for Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD), Rachel Huang, will be the Keynote speaker for the 7th Annual Hawaii Energy Conference (HEC) on Day 1. Presented by Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB), the two-day conference is on March 18 & 19 at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. […]

Equity and Electrification to be expl...

Edward Fenster, SunRun

The 7th annual Hawai’i Energy Conference will explore the timely issues of beneficial electrification and the design of an equitable energy transition. The dates are March 18 and 19, 2020. Presented by the Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB) and supported by the County of Maui Office of Economic Development, the Hawai’i Energy Conference is the […]

2019 Hawaii Energy Conference leading...

The 6th Annual Hawaii Energy Conference (HEC), held at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center on March 27-28, 2019, brought together a number of key decision makers from throughout the state, the nation, and abroad to exchange ideas on the challenges associated with replacing fossil fuels with diverse and renewable energy resources. Presented by Maui […]

Media Coverage 2019

The Maui County Office of Economic Development and the Maui Economic Development Board wrapped up a successful 2019 Hawaii Energy Conference on March 28.  The Conference attracted a record number of participants – 413; 54 speakers and 18 sponsors &/or exhibitors from Hawaii, Continental U.S. , Japan, Canada and Australia. Below is a list of […]

PUC commissioner from West Maui is co...

Originally published in The Lahaina News – April 11, 2019 – On March 27-28, West Side resident Jennifer Potter attended the sixth annual Hawaii Energy Conference (HEC) and Exhibition at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in her role as commissioner on the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC). Organized by Maui Economic Development Board and […]

Hawaii Energy Conference on KITV

Day 1 of the 2019 Hawaii Energy Conference featured on KITV with special attention given to the signing of the MOU between the Public Utilities Commissions (PUC) of Hawaii and California.