NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – Waimomi Substation Project – March 14th

Posted on Mar 5, 2024 in Hot Topics, Important Events, Key Dockets, Main

The state of Hawaii Public Utilities Commission will hold a public hearing relating to the Application of HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC COMPANY,
INC. (“HECO”), filed on July 31, 2023, requesting, among other things, a Commission
determination that the proposed 46 kilovolt (“kV”) sub-transmission lines shall be allowed
to be constructed as proposed, both below and above the ground for the
Waimomi Substation Project. Hawaiian Electric is seeing approval for a $6.3 million commitment in ratepayer funds for project constructions. The remaining $76.8 million will be funded by the Department of Defense. Ratepayers views on the 46 kV sub-transmission lines are vital.

To increase the opportunities for the public to offer
testimony, the Commission will be offering both in-person live and virtual options as

1. Live in-person testimony:
Thursday, March 14, 2024, at 5:30 p.m.
Public Utilities Commission Hearing Room
465 South King St. Room 103
Honolulu, HI 96813

2. Virtual testimony:
Thursday, March 14, 2024, at 5:30 p.m.
Online (via web browser or Webex mobile device app):
Meeting Number: 2556 962 2044
Meeting Password: 3SBan2ZKnc2

3. Youtube Live
Anyone wishing to view the live streaming of the hearing may access it at:

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