Sophie Cocke

DHHL Funding on Shaky Ground Despite Supreme Court Ruling Department of Hawaiian Home Lands

DHHL Funding on Shaky Ground Despite Supreme Court Ruling

UPDATED Waiting list for Native Hawaiian homestead plots stands at more than 20,000.
Hawaii’s Biggest Clean Energy Contract Generating Big Interest

Hawaii’s Biggest Clean Energy Contract Generating Big Interest

Wind, solar, biofuels, geothermal and ocean energy could all be contenders.

Hawaii Supreme Court: State Must Fund Dept. of Hawaiian Home Lands

Court says Hawaii's track record of supporting DHHL is poor.
New Electric Meters Spark Privacy, Health Fears

New Electric Meters Spark Privacy, Health Fears

Smart meters, a lynchpin in Hawaii's move toward renewable energy, are under attack.

Hawaii Historic Preservation Agency Could Lose Certification, Funding

Feds say embattled division is understaffed and plagued by inefficiencies.
New Hearing Officer in UH Telescope Case is Also UH President’s Attorney

New Hearing Officer in UH Telescope Case is Also UH President’s Attorney

Rosemary Fazio is M.R.C. Greenwood's personal attorney.
Kahuku Now Top Site for Landfill After ‘Data Error’ Corrected

Kahuku Now Top Site for Landfill After ‘Data Error’ Corrected

Kailua has dropped to No. 5 on the list to host Oahu's trash, but it's still not in the clear.
I Aloha Molokai: Arizona Utility Abandoning Wind Power

I Aloha Molokai: Arizona Utility Abandoning Wind Power

Anti-Big Wind group says Arizona decision shows Hawaii is wrong to pursue wind farms.

Haleakala Telescope Opponents Sue To Stop Construction

State land board OK'd work despite permit challenge.