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Infrastructure – Before of After?

Infrastructure – Before of After?

  The article below recognizing the growing interest in electric vehicles (EV),  by Robert “Bob”  Johnston, president and chief executive officer of Hawaii Pacific Solar, was featured in the April 2021 issue of Building Management Hawaii What will come first –...

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Featured in Building Industry Magazine

Bob Johnston, president and CEO of Hawaii Pacific Solar, talked about solar expansion helping reboot the Hawaii economy in the February issue of @TradeMediaHui's Building Industry magazine. "Our industry is in a unique position. It benefits from public policy (the...

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Infrastructure – Before of After?

City Law Promotes Charging Stations

By Daniel Roberts, Vice President, Operations, Hawaii Pacific Solar As seen in Building Management Magazine, pp. 32&33, September 2020  Hawaii moved a step closer to 100 percent renewable energy with a recent Honolulu County...

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New Solar Options Available

As Hawaii continues down the path to get to 100 percent renewable energy by 2045, Hawaiian Electric expects a large portion of this energy to be supplied from private sources like rooftop solar. The utility has therefore developed more programs to encourage the adoption of more solar.

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DOE Campus Installs Renewable Energy Systems

Queen Liliuokalani Facilities Campus Gets Solar, Storage and EV Charging Stations (HONOLULU, Dec. 20, 2019) -- The Department of Education's (DOE) Queen Liliuokalani Campus is now being largely powered by renewable energy covering over 55 percent of the electrical...

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Financing Renewable Energy

There are many ways to finance your renewable energy project including cash, loans, leases, power purchase agreements (PPA), on-bill financing and others. But to get started, we strongly suggest getting an energy audit to determine how energy is currently being used and to evaluate which modifications could reduce usage.

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Choosing the Right Contractor

The article below appeared in the June issue of Building Management Magazine. In an industry as popular as the solar industry, there are multiple contractors. How do you choose the one who is right for you? Experience in the commercial-industrial space is...

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Take Steps Towards Energy Efficiency

Hawaii is a leader in both renewable energy generation via solar and wind and also in reducing demand by implementing policies and programs that encourage the adoption of energy efficiency measures. Public policy dictates that Hawaii must reach 40% renewable energy by...

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