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Oahu’s solar battery program to boost clean energy stymied by permitting system

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The Honolulu Department of Planning and Permitting has delayed solar permits, among other permits, because of a backlog of problems. Above is the office entrance as seen Thursday.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The Honolulu Department of Planning and Permitting has delayed solar permits, among other permits, because of a backlog of problems. Above is the office entrance as seen Thursday.

A new program offering Hawaiian Electric customers on Oahu the opportunity to add their stored solar power to the grid and get paid for it has generated plenty of interest, according to those in the industry. Read more

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