Explore with us the current events, both global and local, that impact life in Hawai’i Today. “In depth” analysis of the challenges and potential solutions are addressed, with a focus on activating community solutions that will nurture and sustain a lifestyle unique to all who live in Hawai’i.
Hawaii Electric is the state’s 10th largest employer, employing over 2,700. Operating as the states’ only power monopoly Hawaiian Electric companies (HECO) include Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawaii Electric Light. The company is use to getting its way. Under HECO’s power stewardship, Hawaii has the highest residential electricity prices in the United States, averaging more than […]
What happens when the inmates run the jail, or polluters decide the enforcement role of the Environmental Protection Agency, and fossil fuel and extraction interests now rule over Interior department actions and policies? Welcome to the last 3 years. Has the EPA become the Environmental Pollution Agency? The Trump administration is preparing to significantly limit […]
Forty Nine Reasons all in a line, All of them good ones, All of them Lies … (49 Bye-Byes, CSN). The Hawaiian word for truth is ʻoiaʻiʻo. If you’re keeping score, Donald Trump has lied an average of 13 times a day since becoming president. Within the last two months the average number of lies […]
Cutting Down Hawaii Island’s Forests to Burn to Make Electricity is one of Hawaii’s dumbest and costly power production ideas yet. See what we mean: https://youtu.be/-Q0xUXo2zEY The origins of Hu Honua date back to 2008, and like a malignant cancer, the Hu Honua power project proposal has been difficult to eradicate. A total absence […]