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Sustainability

  1. Inevitable Change

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2015
  2. Natural Energy Lab Fosters its Own Startup Paradise

    Lianne Yu

    April, 2015
  3. More Efficient Power

    Chris Oliver

    April, 2015
  4. Little Fire Ant Could Take Big Bite Out of Hawaii Island Economy

    Ilima Loomis

    April, 2015
  5. Facing Future

    By Lavonne Leong / Photography by PF Bentley

    March, 2015
  6. Which NextEra Will Hawaii Get?

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2015
  7. Urban Gardens Grow Food & Raise Consciousness

    Alia Pan

    February, 2015
  8. Start-Up Paradise

    LiAnne Yu

    February, 2015
  9. What’s Hawaii’s Environment Worth?

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2015
  10. As the Nation Turns, Hawaii is Still Driven

    Carlyn Tani, Illustrations by Andrew J. Catanzariti

    November, 2014
  11. Can Hawaii Feed Itself?

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2014
  12. Off-the-grid Air Conditioning

    Victoria Wiseman

    October, 2014
  13. Petri to Petrol

    Cathy S. Cruz-George

    September, 2014
  14. Hawaii Has No Native Land Reptiles

    Jon Letman

    August, 2014
  15. Ask the Expert: How do I make my business more energy-efficient?

    By Richard Wallsgrove, Program Director of Blue Planet Foundation

    July, 2014
  16. Talk Story with Jeffrey Mikulina

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2014
  17. The Navy and private companies collaborate to turn wave energy into electricity

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2014
  18. Dustin Shindo: The story behind what happened at Hoku and his new venture in healthcare IT

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2014
  19. Disappointed by Fishing Story

    Rick Gaffney

    April, 2014
  20. Talk Story with the Neighbor Island Mayors

    Beverly Creamer

    March, 2014
  21. Letters to the Editor: Geothermal and Waikiki

    March, 2014
  22. Energy Excelerator Provides Boosts for Clean Energy

    Scott Cooney

    March, 2014
  23. Editor’s Note: This Fishing Story is No Tall Tale

    Steve Petranik

    February, 2014
  24. How Fish Get From the Sea to Your Plate

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2014
  25. Parting Shot: Ripe on the Vine

    Hawaii Business magazine

    November, 2013
  26. Geothermal is a Red-Hot Topic

    John Stickler

    November, 2013
  27. Aquaculture Ahi: The Holy Grail of Fish Farming

    Robert Duerr

    October, 2013
  28. Balancing Hawaii’s energy supply and demand

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2013
  29. Hawaii Beekeeping Makes a Comeback

    John Stickler

    June, 2013
  30. Sustainable Hawaii Businesses

    Scott Cooney

    February, 2013
  31. Navatek’s CEPAS technology makes more efficient wind turbines

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2013
  32. Military Drives Alternative Energy in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

    January, 2013
  33. Hawaii Beef Comes Home

    Catherine E. Toth

    December, 2012
  34. Ask SmallBiz: Grid Saturation

    BY PAMELA JOE, VP OF DEVELOPMENT, REVOLUSUN

    October, 2012
  35. A new generation takes on the challenges of farming

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2012
  36. Is Liquefied Natural Gas a viable option?

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2012
  37. The Economics of Recycling in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

    August, 2012
  38. Inside the Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning project

    Marcie Kagawa

    July, 2012
  39. 5 Steps to Becoming a Sustainable Business

    Scott Cooney

    June, 2012
  40. Gauging Green on the Valley Isle

    Jon Letman

    June, 2012
  41. Electric Car Range Anxiety

    Michael Hanson

    May, 2012
  42. Hawaii’s Natural Energy Laboratory fuels innovation

    Shara Enay

    November, 2011
  43. Syngenta Agrisure Artesian Corn is Drought-Resistant

    Jerry Burris

    September, 2011
  44. Hawaii Food and Wine Festival unlike mainland counterparts

    Hawaii Business magazine

    September, 2011
  45. Hawaii Beekeepers Overwhelmed by Three Pests

    Tiffany Edwards-Hunt

    September, 2011
  46. Growing Tilapia and Vegetables with Aquaponics

    Janel Lubanski

    August, 2011
  47. Solar Power Pays Off for Businesses

    Catherine E. Toth

    July, 2011
  48. Tesoro Hawaii Transforms Oil into Fuel

    Janel Lubanski

    July, 2011
  49. Architect Gerald Choi Integrates Solar Power in Home Design

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2011
  50. Innovation: Kuehnle Algae Replaces Oil

    Janel Lubanski

    June, 2011
  51. Toxic Waste in Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier

    June, 2011
  52. Ask SmallBiz: Paying for a PV System

    JOSEPH SATURNIA, PRESIDENT, ISLAND PACIFIC ENERGY LLC

    April, 2011
  53. Olives: Hawaii’s Latest Farming Gamble

    Jill Engledow

    March, 2011
  54. What’s New in Hawaii’s Agriculture Scene?

    Joan Namkoong

    March, 2011
  55. More Than Just Farming

    Hawaii Business magazine

    November, 2010
  56. Innovation: A Cool Idea

    Greg Wiles

    November, 2010
  57. Geothermal’s Second Chance

    Shara Enay

    November, 2010
  58. SmallBiz Energy Makeover

    Shara Enay

    October, 2010
  59. Ask SmallBiz: Remodeling a Store and Being Green

    EVAN FUJIMOTO - GRAHAM BUILDERS

    July, 2010
  60. Innovation: Ship Harvests Ocean Water

    Mark Brislin

    July, 2010
  61. Innovation: Do-It-Yourself Sustainability

    Mark Brislin

    May, 2010
  62. Innovation: Using lasers to measure the wind

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2010
  63. Spin Zone: Does Hawaii need more fishing regulations?

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2010
  64. Building a Smart Grid

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2010
  65. The Greenest Green House

    Jason Ubay

    February, 2008
  66. Parting Shot – Bedrock

    Hawaii Business magazine

    November, 2007
  67. Up on a (Green) Roof

    David K. Choo

    November, 2007
  68. Innovation: Petri to Petrol

    Cathy S. Cruz-George

    September, 2007
  69. Parting Shot – Dirty Job

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2007
  70. Reduce Reuse Recycle

    David K. Choo

    June, 2007
  71. Talk Story with David Bylund

    Cathy S. Cruz

    June, 2007
  72. Parting Shot – Hokulea

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2007
  73. Parting Shot – Catch of the Day

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2007
  74. Parting Shot: O’ Christmas Tree

    HB - Author

    December, 2006
  75. Eat Your Veggies

    Keala Francis

    October, 2006
  76. An Inconvenient Shoreline

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    October, 2006
  77. The Coast Is Clear

    David K. Choo

    November, 2005
  78. Coming Out of their Shells

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  79. Branding Beef

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  80. Going to Seed

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  81. Hawaii’s 7 Agriculture Myths

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  82. AgricultureTidbits

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  83. Farm Tour

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  84. Growing Growers

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  85. Q&A

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  86. Sticker Shock

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    November, 2004
  87. Water For Life

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    September, 2004
  88. Back In The Saddle

    David K. Choo

    August, 2004
  89. Sugar Substitute

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2004
  90. Leading The Herd

    David K. Choo

    May, 2004
  91. Floral Family

    Gail Miyasaki

    April, 2004
  92. Egging On

    Gail Miyasaki

    April, 2004
  93. Unwanted: Dead Or Alive

    David K. Choo

    April, 2004
  94. Moi to the World

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  95. March 2004 Q&A

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  96. Growing Excitement

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  97. Agriculture Tidbits

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  98. Blue Hawaii

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  99. Fruitful Business

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  100. The Buzz on Fuzz

    Cathy S. Cruz

    January, 2004
  101. Home Remedies

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  102. Research Notes

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  103. Fishing for a Cure

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  104. Perfecting the Pineapple

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  105. Letting the Sun Shine In

    David K. Choo

    January, 2004
  106. Echo Friendly

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  107. Keeping the Past Alive

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  108. Siamese Orchids

    Huy Vo

    September, 2003
  109. Pest Control

    Ronna Bolante

    June, 2003
  110. Keen On Green

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2003
  111. Agriculture: Paradise Flower Farm

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2003
  112. Something Is Brewin

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    June, 2003
  113. Pedigree Portfolio

    Alex Salkever

    April, 2003
  114. Liquid Assets

    David K. Choo

    April, 2003
  115. Parting the Waters

    David K. Choo

    April, 2003
  116. Hawaii’s H20 History

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    April, 2003
  117. Earth, Wind And…Sea Water

    Cathy S. Cruz

    April, 2003
  118. Field of Dreams

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  119. A Natural Way To Grow Profits

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  120. King of the Corn

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  121. Business Appeal

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  122. Q&A: Sandra Lee Kunimoto

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  123. The Honorable Ubiquitous Tomato

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  124. Floral Frenzy

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2002
  125. Fruitful Business

    Ronna Bolante

    September, 2002
  126. Hydrogen

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    September, 2002
  127. Stewards of the Land

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2002
  128. Casting Their Net

    Ronna Bolante

    August, 2002
  129. Turning It On

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    June, 2002
  130. ‘Til the cows come home

    David K. Choo

    April, 2002
  131. A True, Fish Story

    Cathy S. Cruz

    April, 2001
  132. A Pollution Solution

    Jacy L. Youn

    March, 2001
  133. The HTA Versus the Sierra Club

    David K. Choo

    March, 2001
  134. Watershed Event

    David K. Choo

    November, 2000
  135. Waste Not, Want Not

    Jacy L. Youn

    November, 2000