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Sunday, March 29, 2020
The chief energy officer position was created by the Legislature last year as part of Act 122, which expanded the Hawaii State Energy Office’s responsibilities and gave the office more autonomy to carry out its mission.
Hawaiian Electric EV
Aki Marceau is the new director of Electrification of Transportation at Hawaiian Electric and will advance fossil-fuel free transportation solutions across the islands.
EPRI
Two engineers from Hawaiian Electric have received prestigious Technology Transfer Awards from the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) for their collaborative research and development projects.
Margaret McManus
Professor Margaret Anne McManus is the first female appointed as chair of the Department of Oceanography in the University of Hawaii at Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST). McManus, who was nominated...
From the start of Startup Weekend Honolulu, 15-year-old Liam Clive’s maturity and self-awareness gave his competitors two to three times his age a run for their seed money. The annual entrepreneurship competition, sponsored by Hawaii...
Garret Yoshimi, who previously served as the VP and COO of eWorld Enterprise Solutions, has been named the University of Hawaii's VP for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer. Yoshimi said in a statement: The chance to...
Günther Hasinger, an expert in astrophysical studies whose work has been instrumental in the operation of x-ray satellites and the development of future observatories, has been appointed director of the Institute for Astronomy (IfA) at UH Mānoa, effective January 2, 2011. Hasinger is currently the scientific director at the Max-Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (IPP) in Garching, near Munich, Germany.
eBay founder Pierre Omidyar and his wife Pam today announced the formation of the Ulupono Initiative, a social investment firm dedicated to improving the quality of life for Hawai‘i’s residents through sustainability. The organization will...