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August 22, 2017

First Hawaii Electric Light rate increase in 6 years approved

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has issued an interim decision approving Hawaii Electric Light Company's first base-rate increase in more than six years.

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September

September 07, 2017

Scheduled Outage in North Kohala on Sept. 21-22

Hawaii Electric Light announces a scheduled power outage that will affect customers in North Kohala. The outage will be from 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21, to 6 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017.

August

August 29, 2017

Hawaiian Electric Companies submit plan to modernize island grids

The Hawaiian Electric Companies filed their Grid Modernization Strategy with the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) today, providing a roadmap for building more resilient and renewable-ready island grids.

August 22, 2017

First Hawaii Electric Light rate increase in 6 years approved

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has issued an interim decision approving Hawaii Electric Light Company's first base-rate increase in more than six years.

August 16, 2017

Partial lane closure in Hakalau extended to Sept. 1

Hawaii Electric Light Company announces that the partial lane closure of Highway 19 between the 16 and 17-mile markers in Hakalau has been extended to September 1.

August 14, 2017

Hawaii Electric Light to conduct aerial line inspections

To improve system reliability, Hawaii Electric Light Company will conduct aerial line inspections of its major overhead transmission lines from Monday, Aug. 21, to Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.

August 09, 2017

Hawaiian Electric Companies' Sustainability Report available

The Hawaiian Electric Companies' progress in improving customer service, increasing renewable energy, decreasing oil use, innovating to provide more customers access to rooftop solar and modernize the grid, and supporting communities are highlighted in the companies' tenth annual Sustainability Report.

August 02, 2017

Hawaiian Electric Companies seek to connect renewable energy developers with landowners

To help achieve Hawaii’s renewable energy goals, the Hawaiian Electric Companies recently sought out landowners to determine their willingness to host renewable energy projects.

August 01, 2017

Partial Lane Closure in Hakalau for Transmission Line Upgrades

Hawaii Electric Light Company announces a partial lane closure of Highway 19 between the 16 and 17-mile markers in Hakalau from August 7 to August 18.

July

July 28, 2017

Hawaii Electric Light warns customers about utility impersonators

Hawaii Electric Light Company warns electric customers about an apparent telephone scam targeting business customers on Hawaii Island.

July 26, 2017

Hawaii Electric Light to host public meetings on plans to upgrade Hawaii Island’s power grid

Hawaii Electric Light invites the community to public meetings next week to share its draft plan to modernize Hawaii Island’s power grid and seek input from the community.

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