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Hawaii May See Double Digit Economic Downturn in 2020
DBEDT released its second quarter 2020 Statistical and Economic Report today. In the report, DBEDT projected that Hawaii’s economic growth will fall by 12.1 percent in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Hawaii May See Double Digit Economic Downturn in 2020
HSEO Launches Web Page to Share Information on New Round of Renewable Projects
Hawaii State Energy Office — HSEO launched a web page today to provide information on the 13 solar-plus-storage and three standalone storage projects announced by the Hawaiian Electric Companies.HSEO Launches Web Page to Share Information on New Round of Renewable Projects
HTDC Awards $2M in Grants to 42 Local Tech & Manufacturing Companies
Hawaii Technology Development Corp. — HTDC announced that it has awarded nearly $2 million in grants to 42 local technology and manufacturing companies for fiscal year 2020.HTDC Awards $2M in Grants to 42 Local Tech & Manufacturing Companies
Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority Board Approves GEMS Loan Deferrals
Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority — HGIA's Board of Directors has approved an emergency postponement of loan payments for GEMS Program direct loans and on-bill loans in an effort to lessen the financial impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on residents and businesses in Hawaii.Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority Board Approves GEMS Loan Deferrals
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program AnnouncedRead More Entries from News
Update: March 18, 2020 — SBA’s Office of Disaster Assistance is coordinating with the Hawaii Governor’s Office to certify the state for Economic Injury Disaster Loan Assistance.SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program Announced