Mahalo to our energy conference attendees! As you can see in the photos below, attendance was excellent. Dr. Rick Rocheleau (Director, HNEI), Mark Glick (Administrator, Hawaii State Energy Office), Dr Imre Gyuk (Program Manager Energy Storage, US Department of Energy) and House Representative Nicole Lowen (Energy and Environmental Committee) discuss policies and regulations for energy ...
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NELHA’s incubator building is complete! The first client to move in is ToolCom. Check out the big smile on Kevin’s face! The building turned out great!

NELHA is supporting this great event!  

Governor Ige meets NELHA staff and visits new NELHA incubator building on June 24. More pictures available here.

NELHA Receives Presidential Award

Posted on May 20, 2016 in Main

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today presented the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA) with the President’s “E” Award for Export Service at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The “E” Awards are the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports. “NELHA has demonstrated ...
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We hear rumors that UH Hilo’s Dr. Shihwu Sung, Professor in Environmental Engineering, and NELHA’s Greg Barbour, Executive Director, are included in the presenters.

A new startup at NELHA’s incubator is experiencing initial success with its breeding program of octopus.  If you want to see the little guys (and their proud parents including the human ones!), book at tour with Kanaloa Farm or Friends of NELHA.

Seven monk seals going home

Posted on Apr 25, 2016 in Main

On April 14, NELHA helped the Marine Mammal Center / Ke Kai Ola load seven monk seals onto pickup trucks so they could be to transported to an awaiting US Coast Guard airplane at Kona Airport. The seals have been rehabilitating at the MMC for the past six months. The volunteers put the seals into ...
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