Important Dockets

In a recent Decision and Order, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) approved an increase of approximately 0.12 percent for Young Brothers, Limited’s (YB) intrastate revenues at present rates of $72,042,526, representing an increase in YB’s intrastate revenue requirement to $72,130,526 for the 2016 adjusted test year. The PUC also approved, in part, the Stipulated Settlement ...
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In an application filed last year, Laie Water Company, Inc. (LWC) requested approval from the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) for a net revenue rate increase of $901,953 for its water operations. Based on comments offered at the public hearing held in Laie in November 2016, the proposed increase will represent a significant hardship for many ...
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The Public Utilities Commission’s clarifies Order No. 34205 in response to apparent confusion regarding the dates from which submitted Net Energy Metering (NEM) applications may be cancelled an the associated capacity transferred to the Customer-Grid Supply (CGS) program. The transfer of capacity from the NEM program to the CGS program, to the extent capacity is created ...
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The Hawaiian Electric Companies filed their Power Supply Improvement Plan (PSIP) Update Report with the Public Utilities Commission today.  The PSIP is the subject of Docket No. 2014-0183. The following links outlines its PSIP in full: Power Supply Improvement Plans (PSIP): Executive Summary Power Supply Improvement Plans (PSIP): Book 1 Power Supply Improvement Plans (PSIP): Book 2 ...
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Read the full application by searching Docket No. 2016-0328 in the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) Document Management System. In HECO’s recent news release, it says the proposal for an increase will help pay for operating costs, including system upgrades to increase reliability, improve customer service and integrate more renewable energy. The Consumer Advocate will review the ...
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Read the full News Release regarding the Public Utilities Commission’s decision of the HECO Companies and NextEra Energy’s filing and view the Summary of Decision and Order below: News Release Summary of Decision and Order No. 33795, Docket No. 2015-0022 Decision and Order No. 33795, Docket No. 2015-0022 You can view all the documents of the filing on the ...
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Read the Consumer Advocate’s Motions, filed before the Public Utilities Commission, regarding Hawaiian Electric’s applications for 1) the proposed Kahe combined cycle unit, and 2) a waiver from the competitive bidding framework for the Kahe combined cycle unit, by entering Docket Nos. “2016-0137” and “2016-0136” at the Docket Quick Link: http://dms.puc.hawaii.gov/dms/. The Consumer Advocate’s motions asked for ...
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The Consumer Advocate filed a Motion to suspend or dismiss Hawaiian Electric’s application regarding its proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) agreements on June 1. This motion was filed in Docket No. 2016-0135. Read the Consumer Advocate’s full motion in this PDF document. You can also read more about LNG on our website here.