Media Advisory: Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative 10-Year Anniversary Commemoration

Posted on Jan 5, 2018 in News

Hawaii State Energy Office
Media Advisory: January 5, 2018

HONOLULU—Gov. David Ige and officials from the U.S. Department of Energy will host a celebration of the 10-year anniversary of the landmark Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative (HCEI).

WHEN:
Jan. 9, 2018
8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

WHERE:
Washington Place
320 S. Beretania St.
Honolulu, HI 96813

SPEAKERS:

  • Governor David Ige
  • Luis Salaveria, DBEDT Director
  • Dr. Martin Keller, Laboratory Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Stephen Walls, Energy Transition Initiative Program Lead, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Dawn Lippert, HCEI Advisory Board chair

WHAT:
Since its launch 10 years ago HCEI has played a pivotal role in Hawaii’s effort to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels. Representatives from the State of Hawaii and the U.S. Department of Energy, signatories to the agreement that launched HCEI, will gather with other stakeholders to commemorate the anniversary of the landmark initiative.

Media Contact:

Alan Yonan Jr.
Communications Officer
DBEDT State Energy Office
(808) 587-3860