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What’s Hawaii’s Environment Worth?

Economists use different methods to put a dollar value on mountains, forests, clean water, ocean views and other parts of nature, as well as the harm caused by environmental threats such as invasive species and pollution

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  1. What’s Hawaii’s Environment Worth?

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Carlyn Tani, Illustrations by Andrew J. Catanzariti

    November, 2014
  3. Can Hawaii Feed Itself?

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Victoria Wiseman

    October, 2014
  5. Petri to Petrol

    Cathy S. Cruz-George

    September, 2014
  6. Hawaii Has No Native Land Reptiles

    Jon Letman

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

    By Richard Wallsgrove, Program Director of Blue Planet Foundation

    July, 2014
  8. Talk Story with Jeffrey Mikulina

    Beverly Creamer

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

    Beverly Creamer

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

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2014
  11. Disappointed by Fishing Story

    Rick Gaffney

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

    Beverly Creamer

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

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

    Scott Cooney

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

    Steve Petranik

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

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    John Stickler

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

    Robert Duerr

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

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2013
  21. Hawaii Beekeeping Makes a Comeback

    John Stickler

    June, 2013
  22. Sustainable Hawaii Businesses

    Scott Cooney

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

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2013
  24. Military Drives Alternative Energy in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

    January, 2013
  25. Hawaii Beef Comes Home

    Catherine E. Toth

    December, 2012
  26. Ask SmallBiz: Grid Saturation

    BY PAMELA JOE, VP OF DEVELOPMENT, REVOLUSUN

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2012
  29. The Economics of Recycling in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

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

    Marcie Kagawa

    July, 2012
  31. 5 Steps to Becoming a Sustainable Business

    Scott Cooney

    June, 2012
  32. Gauging Green on the Valley Isle

    Jon Letman

    June, 2012
  33. Electric Car Range Anxiety

    Michael Hanson

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

    Shara Enay

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

    Jerry Burris

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

    September, 2011
  37. Hawaii Beekeepers Overwhelmed by Three Pests

    Tiffany Edwards-Hunt

    September, 2011
  38. Growing Tilapia and Vegetables with Aquaponics

    Janel Lubanski

    August, 2011
  39. Solar Power Pays Off for Businesses

    Catherine E. Toth

    July, 2011
  40. Tesoro Hawaii Transforms Oil into Fuel

    Janel Lubanski

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

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2011
  42. Innovation: Kuehnle Algae Replaces Oil

    Janel Lubanski

    June, 2011
  43. Toxic Waste in Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier

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

    JOSEPH SATURNIA, PRESIDENT, ISLAND PACIFIC ENERGY LLC

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

    Jill Engledow

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

    Joan Namkoong

    March, 2011
  47. More Than Just Farming

    Hawaii Business magazine

    November, 2010
  48. Innovation: A Cool Idea

    Greg Wiles

    November, 2010
  49. Geothermal’s Second Chance

    Shara Enay

    November, 2010
  50. SmallBiz Energy Makeover

    Shara Enay

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

    EVAN FUJIMOTO - GRAHAM BUILDERS

    July, 2010
  52. Innovation: Ship Harvests Ocean Water

    Mark Brislin

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

    Mark Brislin

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

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2010
  56. Building a Smart Grid

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2010
  57. The Greenest Green House

    Jason Ubay

    February, 2008
  58. Parting Shot – Bedrock

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    David K. Choo

    November, 2007
  60. Innovation: Petri to Petrol

    Cathy S. Cruz-George

    September, 2007
  61. Parting Shot – Dirty Job

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2007
  62. Reduce Reuse Recycle

    David K. Choo

    June, 2007
  63. Talk Story with David Bylund

    Cathy S. Cruz

    June, 2007
  64. Parting Shot – Hokulea

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    HB - Author

    December, 2006
  67. Eat Your Veggies

    Keala Francis

    October, 2006
  68. An Inconvenient Shoreline

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    October, 2006
  69. The Coast Is Clear

    David K. Choo

    November, 2005
  70. Coming Out of their Shells

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  71. Branding Beef

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  72. Going to Seed

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  73. Hawaii’s 7 Agriculture Myths

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  74. AgricultureTidbits

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  75. Farm Tour

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  76. Growing Growers

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  77. Q&A

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  78. Sticker Shock

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    November, 2004
  79. Water For Life

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    September, 2004
  80. Back In The Saddle

    David K. Choo

    August, 2004
  81. Sugar Substitute

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2004
  82. Leading The Herd

    David K. Choo

    May, 2004
  83. Floral Family

    Gail Miyasaki

    April, 2004
  84. Egging On

    Gail Miyasaki

    April, 2004
  85. Unwanted: Dead Or Alive

    David K. Choo

    April, 2004
  86. Moi to the World

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  87. March 2004 Q&A

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  88. Growing Excitement

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  89. Agriculture Tidbits

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  90. Blue Hawaii

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  91. Fruitful Business

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  92. The Buzz on Fuzz

    Cathy S. Cruz

    January, 2004
  93. Home Remedies

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  94. Research Notes

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  95. Fishing for a Cure

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  96. Perfecting the Pineapple

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  97. Letting the Sun Shine In

    David K. Choo

    January, 2004
  98. Echo Friendly

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  99. Keeping the Past Alive

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  100. Siamese Orchids

    Huy Vo

    September, 2003
  101. Pest Control

    Ronna Bolante

    June, 2003
  102. Keen On Green

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2003
  103. Agriculture: Paradise Flower Farm

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2003
  104. Something Is Brewin

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    June, 2003
  105. Pedigree Portfolio

    Alex Salkever

    April, 2003
  106. Liquid Assets

    David K. Choo

    April, 2003
  107. Parting the Waters

    David K. Choo

    April, 2003
  108. Hawaii’s H20 History

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

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

    Cathy S. Cruz

    April, 2003
  110. Field of Dreams

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  111. A Natural Way To Grow Profits

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  112. King of the Corn

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  113. Business Appeal

    Alex Salkever

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

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  115. The Honorable Ubiquitous Tomato

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  116. Floral Frenzy

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2002
  117. Fruitful Business

    Ronna Bolante

    September, 2002
  118. Hydrogen

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    September, 2002
  119. Stewards of the Land

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2002
  120. Casting Their Net

    Ronna Bolante

    August, 2002
  121. Turning It On

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    June, 2002
  122. ‘Til the cows come home

    David K. Choo

    April, 2002
  123. A True, Fish Story

    Cathy S. Cruz

    April, 2001
  124. A Pollution Solution

    Jacy L. Youn

    March, 2001
  125. The HTA Versus the Sierra Club

    David K. Choo

    March, 2001
  126. Watershed Event

    David K. Choo

    November, 2000
  127. Waste Not, Want Not

    Jacy L. Youn

    November, 2000