Archive for September 2016

A Tour of DOD’s Hawaii Emergency Management Agency

Senator Lorraine Inouye, as a member of the Senate’s Public Safety, Intergovernmental, and Military Affairs (PSM) Committee, along with Committee Chair Clarence Nishihara, took a tour of DOD’s Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA). HI-EMA serves as the overall coordinating agency among the four county civil defense agencies, state agencies and federal agencies. Pictured above with…

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Hawaiian Air Unveils New Maintenance & Cargo Facility

Hawaiian Air has unveiled a new and improved Maintenance and Cargo Facility at the Honolulu International Airport. Lorraine was excited to get to see it up close! The new Maintenance and Cargo Facility is very impressive! Pictured above with Senator Lorraine (from left to right): Tim Somerset and Blaine Miyasato of Hawaiian Air, Brent Lum…

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October 5th Designated as Inaugural National Energy Efficiency Day

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has designated October 5th as the inaugural national Energy Efficiency Day. A proclamation ceremony was held last week by Governor Ige. Hawaii Energy is an active participant in this inaugural national event. Pictured with Senator Lorraine Inouye are Hawaii Energy Executive Director Brian Kealoha and Governor Ige,…

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Fundraiser Sat. October 22, 2016

Join us in a tribute to local farmers and ranchers featuring the culinary talents of Chef Allen Hess, and Sonoma – Russian River wines hosted by Senator Lorraine’s sister, Anita Louise Rodero. Enjoy tantalizing tapas ( pupu ) and two complimentary drinks Details: Saturday, October 22, 2016 6:00pm to 8:00pm At the Mai Grille, located…

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Hawaii Gas Introduces Waihonu Solar Farm

Hawaii Gas introduced Waihonu Solar Farm, the largest active solar farm on Oahu, at Hobushin International Center in Mililani last week. Senate members and the House have joined in the blessing of the solar farm. This project supports the State’s renewable energy goals and it supports sustainable local agriculture and food production.

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