The Hawaiian Electric grid modernization strategy will meet the state’s 100% renewable portfolio standard, the most ambitious clean energy goal in the U.S.
The Hawaiian Electric Companies supply electricity using a transmission system and distribution network originally designed to deliver electrical energy in one direction, from several large power plants to all customers. The utilities are now working together to improve the two-way flow of energy that has evolved from customer-sited generation.
This article on T&D World discusses the Modern Grids of Hawaii and progress towards the state’s goal of transitioning to 100% renewable resources for power generation by 2045. Read the full article: https://www.tdworld.com/distribution/modern-grids-hawaii