Important Dockets

It’s previous rate case Docket No. 2014-3018 is now consolidated with Docket No. 2017-0150. You can view all the documents for MECO’s rate case by searching the new open docket number on the PUC’s Document Management System using the Docket Quick Link search box on the left-hand side.

Waikoloa Resort Utilities dba West Hawaii Utility Company has filed with the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) a notice their intent to file a general rate increase application. It’s last rate case was approved in 2015. Read more about the notice by searching Docket No. 2017-0350 on the PUC’s Document Management System.

Update as of 9/29/2017: Division of Consumer Advocacy’s Preliminary Statement of Position Two telecommunications companies, Hawaiian Telcom and Cincinnati Bell have announced a definitive agreement to merge. Both entities will continue to maintain their separate local brand identities and operations. The transaction is subject to federal and state regulatory approvals. Also, the entities expect the ...
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At the end of August, the Consumer Advocate (CA), Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority, Hawaiian Electric Companies, Hawaii Solar Energy Association and Blue Planet Foundation submitted a stipulation to the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) proposing revisions to the process for new and/or enhanced product approval for the Green Energy Market Securitization (GEMS) Program. The parties propose ...
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Hawaiian Electric Companies (HECO) has released the final draft of its Grid Modernization Strategy (GMS). The document describes the scope, purpose, and estimated cost of the work required to update HECO’s energy network and how it will help achieve a renewable portfolio standard of 100 percent by 2045. Public comments on the GMS shall be ...
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The Public Utilities Commission approved an interim increase in revenues for Hawaii Electric Light Company, Inc. of approximately $9,940,000, or 3.4% over revenues at current effective rates. Read for the full Interim Decision and Order No. 34766.

The Gas Company, LLC dba Hawaii Gas submitted its application on August 1 for approval to increase its existing gas utility rates and to revise certain rate schedules and rules. Hawaii Gas is seeking an approval of a revenue increase of $14,962,297  or 14.58% over revenues at current effective rates for the normalized 2018 test ...
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The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission accepted Hawaiian Electric Companies’ Power Supply Improvement Plan (PSIP) Update Report, and provided guidance regarding implementation and future planning activities, effectively closing the docket. Read the full Decision and Order No. 34696 and other documents of the application on the PUC Document Management System by searching Docket No. 2014-0183.