In this 2015 West Hawaii Forum utility representatives, energy policy experts explore NextEra’s failed $4.3 billion purchase of Hawaii’s multi-island private electric utility, Hawaii Electric Inc., and other options available to Hawai’i and more specifically the Big Island, in the advancement of the state’s clean energy future, and 100% renewable energy goal by 2045.
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