News Releases

USDOE Recognizes State of Hawaii for Energy Efficiency MilestonePosted on May 10, 2017 in NewsHawaii State Energy Office
Hawaii State Energy Office — The State of Hawaii signed $345.9 million in performance contracts for energy efficiency improvements for state and county facilities, exceeding a commitment made to the U.S. Department of Energy (USDOE).
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First “Ideation Weekend” for Animated Content Coming to MauiPosted on May 8, 2017 in NewsCreative Lab Hawaii
DBEDT's Creative Industries Division (CID) is looking for creative entrepreneurs for its ideation weekend on Maui next month.
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Countdown to NASA Space Apps Challenge in Hawaii Hosted by DevLeague with Sponsorship from HTDCPosted on April 17, 2017 in NewsHigh Technology Development Corp.
High Technology Development Corp. — Calling all code challengers! DevLeague will host the 2017 NASA Space Apps Challenge in Hawaii at the Manoa Innovation Center with sponsorship from HTDC.
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HTDC Awards More Than $1 Million in Grants to Hawaii Companies for Research and DevelopmentPosted on April 13, 2017 in NewsHawaii Small Business Innovation Research Program
High Technology Development Corp. — HTDC awarded grants to six Hawaii-based companies to support their research and development efforts of new products and solutions.
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Creative Lab Hawaii Accepting Applications for Web-Series and Animation ImmersivesPosted on April 13, 2017 in NewsCreative Lab Hawaii
DBEDT's Creative Industries Division (CID) announces a call for applications for the department’s Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) immersives.
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DBEDT Congratulates Local Entrepreneur as Six Tons of Hot Sauce Heads for JapanPosted on April 11, 2017 in NewsDept. of Business, Economic Development & Tourism
DBEDT congratulates Jimmy Chan, president of Hawaiian Chip Company, for being selected as SBA’s Exporter of the Year for the City and County of Honolulu by the U.S. Small Business Administration District Office.
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State Launches New Geospatial Data PortalPosted on April 11, 2017 in NewsHawaii State GIS Program
Office of Planning — The state Office of Planning’s Hawaii Statewide Geographic Information System (GIS) Program launched a new Geospatial Data Portal (geoportal.hawaii.gov), which provides streamlined access to hundreds of data layers, topographic maps, imagery, and developer features.
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Hawaii Incubator, Manufacturing Companies Contributed $620 Million to Hawaii’s Economy, HTDC Annual Survey FindsPosted on March 30, 2017 in NewsHigh Technology Development Corp.
High Technology Development Corp. — The state received $27.1 million in taxes generated by 150 companies that responded to the 2016 HTDC Client Annual Economic Survey. Hawaii’s economy also benefited from an estimated total economic impact of $619.6 million.
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Disney|ABC and Marvel Television Team Up with IMAX for “Marvel’s Inhumans,” Boosting Hawaii’s Economy by Increasing Jobs for ResidentsPosted on March 29, 2017 in NewsCreative Industries Hawaii
The State of Hawaii and the City and County of Honolulu are officially part of the Marvel Universe, as the newest Marvel television series, “Marvel’s Inhumans,” for ABC launches a new model in television history.
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PISCES STARS Program Receives $5,000 from HTDCPosted on March 21, 2017 in NewsPacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems
Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems — PISCES 2017 STARS (STEM Aerospace Research Scholars) Program, a summer workshop for high school women exploring space exploration, astronomy and engineering, will receive a $5,000 sponsorship from the High Technology Development Corp.
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