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The Hawaiian Electric Companies activate emergency response plans as Hurricane Olivia moves toward islands

As Hurricane Olivia heads closer to the islands, the Hawaiian Electric Companies are activating their emergency response plans, going through pre-storm checklists, and readying crews to respond. The companies are closely monitoring Hurricane Olivia, which is expected to weaken to a tropical storm but still has the potential to cause major damage. Forecasts show that […]

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Hawaiian Electric Companies’ software upgrade to affect customer services Sept. 28 to Oct.1, 2018

Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawaiʻi Electric Light will be upgrading their computer software at the end of the month, affecting phone, online and walk-in services from Friday, Sept. 28, to Monday, Oct. 1, 2018

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The Hawaiian Electric Companies activate emergency response plans as Hurricane Lane nears

As Hurricane Lane heads closer to the islands, the Hawaiian Electric Companies are activating their emergency response plans and readying crews to respond where needed. The companies are closely monitoring Hurricane Lane’s movement in order to move crews and equipment to areas most likely to be affected. Forecasts show that wind and heavy rain could […]

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New Year’s safety tips from the Hawaiian Electric Companies

As the New Year approaches, the Hawaiian Electric Companies want to remind everyone to celebrate safely. With a little extra care and caution, we can all enjoy a safe, happy and healthy start to 2017. Here are some safety tips to keep in mind:

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Hawaiian Electric Industries to be purchased by Florida based NextEra Energy for $4.3B

The transaction, which is valued at approximately $4.3 billion, includes the assumption of $1.7 billion in HEI debt and excludes HEI’s banking subsidiary. In connection with the agreement, HEI separately today announced a plan to spin off ASB Hawaii, the parent company of American Savings Bank.

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Hawaiian Electric contributes $25K to Hawaii Island United Way

Hawaiʻi Electric Light, Hawaiian Electric and Maui Electric have collectively contributed $25,000 to the Hawaiʻi Island United Way. In addition, contributions from employees of the three utilities will be matched by the Hawaiian Electric Industries Charitable Foundation, up to a total of $10,000.

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Hawaiian Electric Companies launch social media sweepstakes

The Hawaiian Electric Companies – Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric, and Hawai‘i Electric Light – today launched their Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/HawaiianElect… We will be posting daily, offering safety and clean energy tips, updates on community events, and the latest information on our companies and employees.

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At the end of May, Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawaii Electric Light Company will start using an upgraded computer system to maintain customer records and manage billing.

“Our old system served our customers well for many years, but with continuing advances in computer systems, it’s no longer cost effective to maintain the old one. The new system provides a better foundation to support our customers’ needs in the years to come,” said Darren Pai, Hawaiian Electric spokesman.

Hawaiian Electric upgrading computer system for customer records and bills

At the end of May, Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawaii Electric Light Company will start using an upgraded computer system to maintain customer records and manage billing. “Our old system served our customers well for many years, but with continuing advances in computer systems, it’s no longer cost effective to maintain the old one. […]

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Union employees of Hawaiian Electric Company (HECO) and its subsidiaries, Maui Electric Company (MECO) and Hawaii Electric Light Company (HELCO), who are represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 1260, have voted to ratify a new contract that will be in effect through October 31, 2013.

Hawaiian Electric strike over, IBEW ratifies new contract

Union employees of Hawaiian Electric Company (HECO) and its subsidiaries, Maui Electric Company (MECO) and Hawaii Electric Light Company (HELCO), who are represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 1260, have voted to ratify a new contract that will be in effect through October 31, 2013.

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Hawaiian Electric Company, its subsidiaries and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1260, have reached a tentative settlement for their labor contract.

Hawaiian Electric reaches tentative settlement with labor union

Hawaiian Electric Company, its subsidiaries and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1260, have reached a tentative settlement for their labor contract.

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As a publicly traded company, we have a fiduciary obligation to our  shareholders, customers and community to consider any valid proposal to  purchase our company. If we receive a formal proposal, we will evaluate  it, but we have nothing to date. We were contacted by Mr. Marth for the  first time last night by email, but have had no discussions.

Hawaiian Electric Industries releases statement regarding potential sale

As a publicly traded company, we have a fiduciary obligation to our shareholders, customers and community to consider any valid proposal to purchase our company. If we receive a formal proposal, we will evaluate it, but we have nothing to date. We were contacted by Mr. Marth for the first time last night by email, […]

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