Hawaii Island News

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PGV talks with HELCO are ongoing
As Puna Geothermal Venture moves toward restarting following last year’s Kilauea eruption, a new power purchase agreement with Hawaii Electric Light Co. might be on the table. The talks revolve around delinking the cost of power from the price of oil, a PGV director said. Tribune-Herald.

County, state clash on crafting game management plan
County Game Management Advisory Commission wants a game management plan for Hawaii Island, but they don’t want the state to write the plan by themselves. Big Island Video News.

Businessman plans market, cultural demonstration site to help Pahoa
One of the proponents of a new farmers market and cultural demonstration site in Pahoa says it’s all about helping the town survive. The initiative will involve a market and space for Hawaiian cultural practitioners to show their skills and heritage, such as canoe and lei making, at the site of the former Akebono Theatre. Tribune-Herald.

How to Install Order on a Messy Workplace

After organizing her home using the Marie Kondo method, a reader needs help tidying her work desk. The Careerist offers advice on bringing order to the mayhem… read more.

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