Since 1891, when the Hawaiian Electric Company was established under royal charter by King David Kalākaua, Hawaiian Electric has powered the islands' development – from a Hawaiian kingdom to a modern American state. Hawaiian Electric and its subsidiaries, Maui Electric and Hawai‘i Electric Light, serve the islands of O‘ahu, Maui, Lānaʻi, Moloka'i and Hawai‘i, home to 95 percent of Hawai‘i’s people.
In a changing world, the Hawaiian Electric Companies are taking the lead in adding renewable energy and developing energy solutions for its customers to achieve a clean energy future for Hawai‘i.
National Grid (LSE: NG.; NYSE:NGG) is an international electricity and gas company and one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world. We play a vital role in delivering gas and electricity to many millions of people across Great Britain and northeastern US in an efficient, reliable and safe manner. We are committed to safeguarding our global environment for future generations and providing all our customers with the highest standards of service through investment in our networks and through our talented, diverse workforce.
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company with consolidated revenues of approximately $17.0 billion, approximately 44,900 megawatts of generating capacity, which includes megawatts associated with noncontrolling interests related to NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP), and approximately 13,800 employees in 27 states and Canada as of year-end 2014. Headquartered in Juno Beach, Fla., NextEra Energy's principal subsidiaries are Florida Power & Light Company, which serves approximately 4.7 million customer accounts in Florida and is one of the largest rate-regulated electric utilities in the United States, and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which, together with its affiliated entities, is the world’s largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun. Through its subsidiaries, NextEra Energy generates clean, emissions-free electricity from eight commercial nuclear power units in Florida, New Hampshire, Iowa and Wisconsin. NextEra Energy has been recognized often by third parties for its efforts in sustainability, corporate responsibility, ethics and compliance, and diversity, and has been ranked in the top 10 worldwide for innovativeness and community responsibility as part of Fortune’s 2015 list of “World's Most Admired Companies.” For more information about NextEra Energy companies, visit these websites:
The National Security Technology Accelerator (NSTXL) is a non-profit, membership consortium working to deliver cutting edge technologies to our national security as quickly and efficiently as possible. Our members include companies, universities, laboratories, incubators and investors. NSTXL engages with the Department of Defense to define technological needs and identify potential solutions in the commercial sector. As part of its operations, NSTXL manages a $100M contracting authority on behalf of DoD to identify, vet and prototype innovative energy technologies for military use.
Ulupono Initiative strives to improve the quality of life for the people of Hawai‘i by investing in Hawai‘i-focused businesses and organizations to make an impact in our key mission areas of food, energy and waste. We invest in innovative organizations to fuel change and help us achieve our vision for a more self-reliant community. Ulupono uses a systems approach to understand how partners and projects work together to create the most impact. As a for-profit investment firm, Ulupono typically focuses each year on several investments that span both the for-profit and non-profit sector.