Commercial operations at Puna Geothermal Venture will be postponed until the fourth quarter of 2020.
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Commercial operations at Puna Geothermal Venture are expected to begin in the fourth quarter, said parent company Ormat Technologies Inc. on Monday as part of a first-quarter earnings update.
“April showers bring May flowers,” according to a familiar children’s rhyme — although the ditty doesn’t ring particularly true this year.
Hawaii County would receive $80 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding under a bill moving through the state Legislature.
Hawaii County’s top attorney responded to a letter by the American Civil Liberties Union criticizing the county’s decision to remove a downtown Hilo homeless camp in April.
An increase in seismic activity around the youngest Hawaii volcano poses no immediate danger to the Big Island, geologists report.
Quick response by firefighters saved the lives of two dogs hiding inside a burning home in the Waiakea Houselots area of Hilo during lunch hour Tuesday.
Police are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a man whose image was recently caught on surveillance camera inside a fenced business establishment in the Shipman Business Park in Keaau.
Free drive-through COVID-19 testing and screening clinics will be conducted this week at a number of locations around the Big Island.
The Hawaii Air National Guard and 15th Wing Active Duty Airmen from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam will perform a flyover Thursday throughout the Hawaiian Islands beginning at approximately 11:20 a.m.
An increase in seismic activity around the youngest Hawaiian volcano poses no immediate danger to Hawaii Island, geologists report.
HONOLULU — Wildlife officials reported the death of a pregnant Hawaiian monk seal who was found at a beach on Kauai.
Police are seeking the public’s help to apprehend a 23-year-old man they consider armed and dangerous.
One new case of COVID-19, on Oahu, was reported today by the state Department of Health, bringing the statewide total number of cases to 635.
There are no active cases of COVID-19 on the Big Island, Hawaii County Civil Defense said this morning.
HONOLULU — Lawmakers said Monday they plan to plug a projected $1 billion hole in the state budget for the upcoming fiscal year by using money from the rainy day fund, reducing vacancies in state bureaucracies and issuing bonds.
Gov. David Ige said Monday he doesn’t think Hawaii’s current economic crisis in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic will lead to civil unrest.
Hilo Medical Center is planning to implement additional testing to assure patients and staff will be safe from COVID-19.
Thieves allegedly broke into a locked storage shed at Isaac Kepo‘okalani Hale Beach Park early Monday morning and stole Hawaii Fire Department equipment including a Polaris off-road vehicle used to launch the park’s rescue water craft, according to a release from Hawaii County.
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