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Maui WiRE: Talk Story with Maui Electric Co.

Join the Maui WiRE Chapter for a talk story session with MECO President Sharon Suzuki and MECO Manager of Customer Solutions Ellen Nashiwa! Ellen will present an update on renewable energy on the Maui Electric grid in light of the … Continue reading

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July WiRE: Canada-Hawaii Connections: A Conversation with the Consul General

On July 1st, we will meet with Ms. Cassie Doyle, Consul General at Consulate General of Canada for discussion about cooperation between Hawaii and Canada in deploying and testing energy technologies. This will be open only to the first 15 women who register; … Continue reading

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April 28: LNG – How does it fit into the renewable energy equation?

On April 28, we will discuss the technical aspects of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) [e.g., current thinking on logistics, siting, regulation, and financial structures] and its potential impact on the growth of renewable energy in Hawaii. Join WiRE for a panel … Continue reading

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Register today for WiRE holiday events on Thursday, December 6 on Oahu & Maui

OAHU December WiRE – Energizing Education: Featuring a dinner keynote by M.R.C. Greenwood Register Here for the OAHU Holiday Event           MAUI December WiRE: Featuring PUC Commissioner Mike Champley Register Here for the MAUI Holiday Event

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WiRE June 29 – Future Fuels

FUTURE FUELS: WHAT ALGAE MEANS FOR HAWAII.  What’s going on with the various algae-to-biofuel projects in Hawaii? How do they relate to each other and what do they mean for our energy future?  When will we be driving and flying … Continue reading

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May 24 – Legislative Dialogue

Join WiRE for a discussion moderated by PUC Chair Mina Morita, with Senator Mike Gabbard (Chair of the Senate Energy and Environment Committee) and Representative Derek Kawakami (Vice Chair of the House Committee on Energy and Environmental Protection).  WiRE’s 2012 legislative dialogue will cover energy policy from solar tax … Continue reading

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April 25 – Energy Policy with Maui Energy Commissioner Doug McLeod

Please join us for a “green” bag luncheon to learn about the latest happenings in Hawaii’s Energy Legislation. Doug McLeod, Maui’s Energy Commissioner, will be presenting at Maui College, Laulima 106. There is no charge for this event. Click on the … Continue reading

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March 6 – Talk Story Pau Hana with Energy Administrator Mark Glick

You’re invited to a talk story pau hana with State Energy Administrator Mark Glick, who was appointed to the position 4 months ago.  The State Energy Administrator, housed within DBEDT, is responsible for energy programs, policy, planning, and emergency preparedness. … Continue reading

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December WiRE: Holiday Dinner 12/8

This will be WiRE’s capstone event for 2011, featuring Jennifer Sabas, Chief of Staff for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye, as the keynote speaker.  She will share perspectives about the early days of the women in technology efforts, present renewable … Continue reading

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Oct 28: How Do You Do Business in APEC Countries?

As Hawaii gets geared up for APEC, so does WiRE!  Sopogy’s Veronica Rocha and Hoku Corporation CEO Scott Paul will share their 5 biggest challenges doing business across the Asia Pacific region and their strategies for finding value and success.  … Continue reading

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