By Duane Shimogawa
Reporter- Pacific Business News - May 12, 2014
Hawaii’s Energy Excelerator program, which supports startups each year by connecting them with the right experts, investors, strategic partners and policy makers in Hawaii, the Asia Pacific and on the Mainland, is opening the application process in June for its 2015 seed and growth cohorts with more than $5 million in... read more >>
By Katie Fehrenbacher
Reporter- CNNMoney - May12, 2014
When it comes to clean power and energy grid innovation, Hawaii is becoming ground zero. That’s because the state imports billions of dollars worth of oil a year, delivering electricity prices to its residents that are three to four times the national average.
Enter the Energy Excelerator, a startup accelerator that provides funding,... read more >>
In recent years natural disasters have become more frequent and have resulted in growing concern about natural disaster preparedness, response and recovery. This concern was apparent in the surveys, interviews and focus groups. One of the key findings was that there are significant unmet training needs in the area of natural disasters.
The survey respondents indicated the overall top three... read more >>