The Public Utilities Commission concluded 8 days of testimony and cross-examination relating to the merger of the state’s largest electrical utility. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka has a summary of this week’s proceedings.
In his last report, HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka presented the Solar Industry’s opposition to new state energy rules. Today, the regulating agency that made the changes and the court challenge to have them overturned.
Installing residential solar-energy systems is at its peak this time of year as homeowners try to cash in on end of year tax incentives. But as HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports, the industry has taken a number of hits recently that have already reduced demand.