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Cheaper electricity is Hawaii's greatest need

By Richard Ha

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 09, 2014

~~<p>Here is the single most important need facing Hawaii today: cheaper electricity. Everything else radiates from it:</p>
<p>It can be done. Recently the Big Island Community Coalition, along with others, helped stop some fairly significant electricity rate hikes from showing up on people's electric bills. And we are very lucky to have resources here, such as geothermal, that we can use to generate much-cheaper electricity.</p>
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Here is the single most important need facing Hawaii today: cheaper electricity. Everything else radiates from it:

It can be done. Recently the Big Island Community Coalition, along with others, helped stop some fairly significant electricity rate hikes from showing up on people's electric bills. And we are very lucky to have resources here, such as geothermal, that we can use to generate much-cheaper electricity. Login for more...



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