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Utility Plans to Build Largest Solar-Energy Project in Hawaii

Hawaiian Electric and SolarCity will create 15-megawatts of solar-generating capacity on 50 acres.(STR/AFP/Getty Images)

photo of Clare Foran
October 28, 2013

Utility company Hawaiian Electric has put in a request to the state Public Utilities Commission to construct the largest solar-energy project in the state, the Associated Press reports.

The project would encompass 15-megawatts of solar-generating capacity over 50 acres. SolarCity, a solar-power provider, would be contracted to install and construct the photovoltaic plant.

"This is a unique opportunity that benefits our customers because it allows us to quickly develop more low-cost clean energy," said Ron Cox, Hawaiian Electric's vice president of power supply.

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