Gov. David Ige’s appointee will serve a six-year term on the regulatory agency.
They’re asking the Public Utilities Commission not to green-light more projects until environmental concerns are addressed.
The Public Utilities Commission staff is overloaded and lacks the proper tools and guidance, according to a state report.
A new Community-Based Renewable Energy program is designed to open the door for people previously shut out of the solar market
Commissioners are pushing HECO to do more to keep prices in check and customers from leaving the system.
The governor has found a new member to serve after the Senate rejected his last choice.
UPDATED But the full Senate will ultimately decide whether Tom Gorak’s appointment to the PUC will be confirmed.