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Hawaiian Electric Co. (HECO)

HECO: We Need Liquefied Natural Gas

HECO: We Need Liquefied Natural Gas

HECO official warns of major costs to Hawaii ratepayers if the company doesn't switch. New EPA regulations for oil-fired generators could cost $1 billion.
Report: Envisioning The Demise Of HECO Blue Planet Foundation

Report: Envisioning The Demise Of HECO

Life of the Land study predicts residents will someday generate their own electricity.
Want Solar Panels? You May Have to Pay HECO Thousands in Studies Courtesy of ProVision Solar

Want Solar Panels? You May Have to Pay HECO Thousands in Studies

Hurdles remain for residents wanting solar panels despite recent PUC ruling.
HECO: Japan Tsunami Keeping Hawaii Electric Rates High

HECO: Japan Tsunami Keeping Hawaii Electric Rates High

Utility exec says Japan taking more of the Asian oil supply since nuclear plants failed.
HECO Wants Regulators to Rethink Big Wind Ruling

HECO Wants Regulators to Rethink Big Wind Ruling

The utility opposes breaking up project, pushes for its wind farm plans to move forward intact.