Proposed Wind Energy Project in Kahikinui

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After careful consideration of beneficiary feedback and public comment, the Hawaiian Homes Commission voted unanimously to proceed on an alternative energy wind project proposed by NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, to be located on Hawaiian home lands in Kahikinui, Maui. All comments and questions received were recorded and addressed in a final report by DHHL staff to the Hawaiian Homes Commission at its October 2015 meeting.


BACKGROUND MATERIAL 

1 Proposed Action or Issue for Discussion Develop a wind energy project on Hawaiian home lands in Kahikinui, Maui, being proposed by NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
2 Notification
3 Meeting Schedule
  • Beneficiary Consultation Meeting – May 23, 2015
    Waiohuli Community Center, 881 Lauie Drive, Kula, Maui
  • Informational Briefing with Maui Hawaiian Home Lands Beneficiaries – July 13, 2015, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    Paukūkalo Community Center, 657 Kaumualiʻi Street, Wailuku, Maui 96793
  • Public Hearings – July 29 & 30, 2015
    • July 29, 2015, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., at the Paukūkalo Community Center
      657 Kaumualiʻi Street, Wailuku, Maui 96793
    • July 30, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. – Noon, at the Paukūkalo Community Center
      657 Kaumualiʻi Street, Wailuku, Maui 96793
3 Presentation Materials
 4 Meeting Notes
 5 Beneficiary Consultation Report with Comments Received
 6 Decision Making 
  • Hawaiian Homes Commission Regular Meeting
    November 17, 2015
    Paukūkalo Community Center
    655 Kaumualiʻi Street, Wailuku, HI 96793

    • DHHL Submittal to HHC: Approval to Issue Right-of-Entry Permit and General Lease to Boulevard Associates, LLC and Delegate to the HHC Chairman the Authority to Negotiate the Final Terms and conditions of the Lease at Kahikinui, Island of Maui
  • DHHL News Release on HHC Vote to Proceed with Kahikinui Wind Project – Posted Nov. 23, 2015

 CONTACT INFORMATION

For more information, please contact:

  • Allen G. Yanos, DHHL Property Development Agent
    allen.g.yanos@hawaii.gov
    or
  • Julie-Ann Cachola, DHHL Planner
    julie-ann.cachola@hawaii.gov