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Hawaii Governor Opposes $4.3 Billion NextEra Deal Because Of Renewable Energy Concerns

AP | CATHY BUSSEWITZ | Posted 07.21.2015 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — Gov. David Ige said Tuesday he doesn't support the sale of Hawaiian Electric to Florida-based NextEra Energy. The sale was approved...

Hawaiian Electric Execs Could Get Big Payouts In NextEra Deal

www.civilbeat.com | Posted 01.11.2015 | Hawaii

Top executives at Hawaiian Electric Industries could get payouts totaling more than $17 million if the company’s acquisition by Florida-based NextEr...

NextEra Gets What It Wants, Including HECO

www.civilbeat.com | Posted 12.10.2014 | Hawaii

Earlier this year, Florida Power & Light Company presented regulators with an audacious request: allow the company to drill for natural gas in Oklahom...

Protestors Hold Candlelight Vigil For Hawaii's Solar Industry

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 08.28.2014 | Green

As the sun set over downtown Honolulu on Monday, mourners gathered for an intimate candlelight vigil. The group -- concerned residents mingled with me...

Electric Company Takes Strange Approach To Massive New Solar Project

Civil Beat | Sophie Cocke | Posted 11.12.2013 | Green

HONOLULU - Hawaiian Electric Co. is hoping to fast-track nine solar farms on Oahu that could mean hundreds of thousands of solar panels stretching acr...