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Creative Lab Hawaii
Creative Lab Hawaii Announces the Selected Mentors and Fellows for Its 2019 Writer, Producer and Web-Series Immersive ProgramsPosted on May 30, 2019 in News
Creative Lab Hawaii has announced the industry mentors and CLH fellows chosen for its competitive 2019 Immersive programs designed for screenwriters, motion picture producers and web-series developers.
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Hawaii State Energy Office
Media Advisory: Public Briefing Set for June 5 to Present Findings of Utility Model StudyPosted on May 29, 2019 in News
Hawaii State Energy Office — The Hawaii State Energy Office will host a public briefing to present the findings of a study requested by the Legislature to analyze the costs and benefits various models of utility ownership and regulation in Hawaii.
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Hawaii Center for Advanced Transportation Technologies
Hawaii Technology Development Corporation Awards $8.3 Million Contract for Microgrid Project at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-HickamPosted on May 23, 2019 in News
Hawaii Technology Development Corp. — HTDC announced today that its Hawaii Center for Advanced Transportation Technologies program recently awarded an $8.3 million contract for first of a series of microgrids at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
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Innovate Hawaii
Media Advisory: Public Invited to Free Event Demonstrating Impact of Robots on Industry AutomationPosted on May 21, 2019 in News
Hawaii Technology Development Corp. — The public is invited to view a demonstration of how collaborative robots are used in industry during a free event sponsored by HTDC's Innovate Hawaii program and the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii.
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Quarterly Statistical & Economic Report
Rate of Stable Economic Growth ContinuesPosted on May 21, 2019 in News
DBEDT released its second quarter 2019 Statistical and Economic Report today with first quarter results. In this report, DBEDT kept its economic growth forecast (GDP) from the first quarter of 2019 unchanged at rates between 1.2 percent and 1.4 percent for the next few years.
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Quarterly Statistical & Economic Report
DBEDT Projects Slower But Stable Economic GrowthPosted on March 6, 2019 in News
DBEDT released its first quarter 2019 Statistical and Economic Report today. In this report, DBEDT kept its projection on Hawaii economic growth unchanged from its fourth quarter 2018 projection.
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Hawaii State Energy Office
Electrify America to Invest in Honolulu EV Fast Charging StationsPosted on March 4, 2019 in News
Hawaii State Energy Office — Electrify America has selected Honolulu as one of 18 metropolitan areas to receive investment in electric vehicle DC fast chargers as part of the second phase of the organization’s National Zero Emissions Vehicle Investment Plan.
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Hawaii State Energy Office
Hawaii Joins Select Group of States on Electricity Planning Task ForcePosted on February 28, 2019 in News
Hawaii State Energy Office — Hawaii has been named one of 16 states to represent the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners and the National Association of State Energy Officials on a joint task force.
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Hawaii Coastal Zone Management Program
Report Assesses the Feasibility and Implications of Managed Retreat from Coastal Areas in HawaiiPosted on February 19, 2019 in News
Office of Planning — The Office of Planning’s Coastal Zone Management Program (OP-CZM) announces the release of its final report: Assessing the Feasibility and Implications of Managed Retreat Strategies for Vulnerable Coastal Areas in Hawaii
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Hawaii Coastal Zone Management Program
State Starts Development of Probabilistic Tsunami Design Zone MapsPosted on January 28, 2019 in News
Office of Planning — The Office of Planning’s Coastal Zone Management Program (OP-CZM) has begun developing comprehensive high resolution probabilistic Tsunami Design Zone (TDZ) maps for the Island of Oahu.
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