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Living Hawaii: Two-Thirds Of An Electricity Price Revolution? Civil Beat

Living Hawaii: Two-Thirds Of An Electricity Price Revolution?

Hawaiian Electric wants to offer shockingly lower rates to customers — at least for part of the day.
Living Hawaii: Rooftop Solar Boosts Home Values Eric Pape/Civil Beat

Living Hawaii: Rooftop Solar Boosts Home Values

Amid changing incentives, home solar may take more time to pay off. But how does it affect resale values?
Living Hawaii: So You Say You Want To End The Housing Crisis? D.R. Horton's Schuler Division

Living Hawaii: So You Say You Want To End The Housing Crisis?

Real estate analysts and experts contend we could make great strides toward producing the housing we need by losing some of our regulations.
Welcome To The High Cost Of Living

Welcome To The High Cost Of Living

Hawaii News Now has begun to help its audience spread the word about high prices around the state.
Living Hawaii: Gov David Ige Talks About The State’s Energy Future Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Living Hawaii: Gov David Ige Talks About The State’s Energy Future

The state’s chief executive discusses the road map to a renewable energy revolution, the NextEra-HECO merger and hopes for affordable electricity.
Living Hawaii: Henk Rogers And His Quest For Energy Independence Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Living Hawaii: Henk Rogers And His Quest For Energy Independence

The game designer and tech entrepreneur wants to make living off the grid safe, reliable and affordable.
Hawaii Has More Jobs, Needs Better Incomes Flickr.com

Hawaii Has More Jobs, Needs Better Incomes

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data suggest that the improving jobs market hasn't allowed many weekly wage-earners to catch up to the high cost of living.
Living Hawaii: Why Is Hawaiian Electric Ready To Cash Out? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Living Hawaii: Why Is Hawaiian Electric Ready To Cash Out?

A company that thrived for more than a century in the islands is ready to sell. It is a good deal for executives and, the power company’s CEO argues, for the rest of us, too.