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Hoopili Opponent: Aloun Farms is the Best Farmland in State Screenshot of Hoopili Map

Hoopili Opponent: Aloun Farms is the Best Farmland in State

UPDATED Kioni Dudley claims that site of proposed development has Hawaii's best ag land.
Local ‘Ag’ Strives to Meet Hawaii’s Energy Needs

Local ‘Ag’ Strives to Meet Hawaii’s Energy Needs

Despite enthusiasm, it's been a bumpy road.
State Needs Executive Director to Spearhead Public Land Development

State Needs Executive Director to Spearhead Public Land Development

The new agency tasked with developing state lands is looking to hire.

Rail Opponents: Environmental Groups Oppose Heavy Rail

Op-ed claims rail's promises of being a "green" project haven't convinced enviros.
Hawaii Public Kept in Dark about Hospital Infections Flickr.com

Hawaii Public Kept in Dark about Hospital Infections

National consumer organization says state should require facility-specific disclosure.
Hawaii Biofuels Plant Passes Hurdle

Hawaii Biofuels Plant Passes Hurdle

State Consumer Advocate gives OK to Aina Koa Pono contract.
It’s a New Day at Turtle Bay

It’s a New Day at Turtle Bay

New owners revamp their approach with transparency.
Hate Crimes Against Papayas and Goats?

Hate Crimes Against Papayas and Goats?

Hawaii debates increasing penalties for eco-terrorism.
Kuokoa Board Members Headline Hawaii Energy Conference

Kuokoa Board Members Headline Hawaii Energy Conference

Speakers not chosen for affiliation with start-up trying to buy HECO, state says.

Hawaii Development Corp. Trips Over Sunshine Law

New agency cancels first public meeting after learning it hadn't followed rules.
Hawaii PUC Lags Far Behind Other States Civil Beat

Hawaii PUC Lags Far Behind Other States

State regulators struggle with limited staff and funds.