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University of Hawai'i Maui College campus achieves net-zero energy status

American School and University Summary The university says in a news release that through a combination of solar photovoltaic energy, distributed energy storage and energy efficiency measures, Maui College has reduced the campus’ use of fossil fuel for energy by an estimated 100%. ...

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Microgrid in Hawaii Provides Stability in Stages

Burns & McDonnell Summary Microgrids have the potential to serve as laboratories during the world’s ongoing transition toward a decarbonized economy. They also may have the ability to improve grid stability and resiliency in the long run, by design — an attractive feature that has become...

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Microgrid Tariff Proposed by Hawaiian Electric Faces Industry Criticism

Lisa Cohn, Microgrid Knowledge Summary A microgrid tariff proposed by Hawaiian Electric (HECO) is receiving mixed reviews as the state attempts to break new ground in creating microgrid compensation. Now before the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC), the utility proposed the...

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MRC Submits Comments on Hawaiian Electric's Transmittal of a Draft Microgrid Services Tariff

On April 27, 2020, the MRC submitted comments on Hawaiian Electric's Transmittal of a Draft Microgrid Services Tariff. The MRC supports the Commission's efforts to develop a tariff that responds to the unique capabilities and characteristics of microgrids, and has participated in a working...

MRC Comments to Hawaiian Electric's Transmittel of a draft Microgrid Services Tariff.pdf

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Initiatives in Hawaii & California and Opportunities for Third Party Microgrids

Track: Microgrids for Enhanced Resiliency Workshop Speaker Allie Detrio, Engie #ConferenceProceeding #AnnualConference #2019 #Workshop #Microgrids #ENGIE #PolicyandRegulation #California #Hawaii

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MRC Submits Reply Comments in Hawaii Microgrid Docket

On March 11, 2019, the MRC submitted a supplemental reply brief to the Public Utilities Commission of the State of Hawaii in the proceeding to investigate establishment of a microgrid services tariff. The MRC submitted an independent reply as well as a Joint Reply Brief with several other...

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Blue Pillar Enables an 'Energy-Smart University' Network in Hawaii

Jeff St. John, Greentech Media Summary Energy data from substations and solar panels to building automation and submeters, all in a vendor-agnostic package, and with an eye on future IoT applications. University campuses are natural targets for on-site power generation, district energy...

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MRC Submits Comments in Hawaii Microgrid Docket

On February 8, 2019, the MRC responded to preliminary questions in the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission proceeding investigating establishment of a microgrid services tariff. In the filing, the MRC outlines their support of the Commission's efforts to develop a tariff that responds to the...

Hawaii Microgrid Opening Brief of the MRC 2.8.19.pdf

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Experiences with Energy Planning for DOD Installations - Energy Projects at Army Installations

Summary This presentation looks at the master planning process used at Schofeild Barracks in Hawaii. Speaker Susan Walers, US Army Corps of Engineers #Presentation #Military #Workshop #2017 #Hawaii #UnitedStates #NorthAmerica #MasterPlanningandSystemDesign #Resiliency...


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Maryland, Hawaii Turn to Storage Incentives as State Markets Gain Momentum

Peter Maloney, Utility Dive June 6, 2017 Summary A new report examines Hawaii and Maryland as examples of a trend in state energy storage incentives. Nevada earlier this month became the fourth state to adopt an energy storage incentive. The Silver State joins California, New...