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Hawaii Gas Proceeds With Renewable NatGas Plans

Hawaii Gas has released a request for proposals (RFP) seeking supplies of renewable natural gas (RNG) in the form of raw biogas and/or bio-methane as part of its previously announced fuel diversification strategy, which includes containerized shipments of liquefied natural gas (LNG) (see Daily GPIOct. 30, 2014). Read More

NextEra, Hawaiian Electric Seek 'Lokahi' With Governor

Prospective merger partners NextEra Energy Inc. and Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. (HEI) Monday emphasized their commitment to the Aloha State's renewables-only by 2045 energy plans after Gov. David Ige reversed his support for more liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports. The companies are in agreement, they said, in an announcement that mentioned natural gas only once and LNG not at all. Read More

Hawaii Gas Files LNG Plans With State Regulators

Hawaii Gas, the island state's principal gas utility, has filed with the state regulatory commission to convert up to 30% of its synthetic natural gas (SNG) production at an Oahu-based plant to lower-cost liquefied natural gas (LNG) it plans to import from the North American mainland. Read More

Hawaii Takes First LNG Shipment, More Planned

Honolulu-based Hawaii Gas, the state's only franchised gas distribution utility, took its first shipment of containerized liquefied natural gas (LNG) on April 2. In what are projected to be regular shipments from the mainland, Hawaii Gas will use the LNG as a backup for its synthetic natural gas (SNG) operations. Read More