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  1. Buy Local

    Catherine Toth Fox

    August, 2015
  2. Parting Shot: A Haven for Endangered Plants

    Hawaii Business magazine

    July, 2015
  3. Electric Wheels in Kailua

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    July, 2015
  4. Talk Story: Randy Iwase, Public Utility Commission Chair

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2015
  5. Re-Energized

    Treena Shapiro

    July, 2015
  6. Something Old, New, Borrowed & Green

    Henry Bennett

    July, 2015
  7. What’s Next for Solar

    Ilima Loomis

    July, 2015
  8. Crowded Water

    Lianne Yu

    July, 2015
  9. FOR STARTERS: WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND

    Hawaii Business magazine

    July, 2015
  10. Farm to Table, and Back to the Farm

    Catherine Toth Fox

    June, 2015
  11. DID YOU KNOW? ODD OR LITTLE-KNOWN FACTS FROM THE LOCAL ECONOMY AND OTHER STRANGE PLACES

    TREENA SHAPIRO

    June, 2015
  12. NEW SOURCE FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY

    Scott Cooney

    June, 2015
  13. TURNING UNUSED BUSES INTO SHELTERS AND SHOWERS

    Jackie M. Young

    June, 2015
  14. Editor’s Note: The Sacredness of Mauna Kea

    Steve Petranik

    June, 2015
  15. Capturing Noisy, Pesky Wild Chickens

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    June, 2015
  16. Sustainable Schools Earn an A

    Scott Cooney

    May, 2015
  17. UH-Hilo: Hawaii’s Under-the-Radar Hotbed of Innovative Research

    LiAnne Yu

    May, 2015
  18. WHAT’S THE BIG IDEA?

    Ilima Loomis

    May, 2015
  19. Letters to the Editor

    Hawaii Business magazine

    May, 2015
  20. Inevitable Change

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Lianne Yu

    April, 2015
  22. More Efficient Power

    Chris Oliver

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

    Ilima Loomis

    April, 2015
  24. Facing Future

    By Lavonne Leong / Photography by PF Bentley

    March, 2015
  25. Which NextEra Will Hawaii Get?

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Alia Pan

    February, 2015
  27. Start-Up Paradise

    LiAnne Yu

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

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Carlyn Tani, Illustrations by Andrew J. Catanzariti

    November, 2014
  30. Can Hawaii Feed Itself?

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Victoria Wiseman

    October, 2014
  32. Petri to Petrol

    Cathy S. Cruz-George

    September, 2014
  33. Hawaii Has No Native Land Reptiles

    Jon Letman

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

    By Richard Wallsgrove, Program Director of Blue Planet Foundation

    July, 2014
  35. Talk Story with Jeffrey Mikulina

    Beverly Creamer

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

    Beverly Creamer

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

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2014
  38. Disappointed by Fishing Story

    Rick Gaffney

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

    Beverly Creamer

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

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

    Scott Cooney

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

    Steve Petranik

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

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    John Stickler

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

    Robert Duerr

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

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2013
  48. Hawaii Beekeeping Makes a Comeback

    John Stickler

    June, 2013
  49. Sustainable Hawaii Businesses

    Scott Cooney

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

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2013
  51. Military Drives Alternative Energy in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

    January, 2013
  52. Hawaii Beef Comes Home

    Catherine E. Toth

    December, 2012
  53. Ask SmallBiz: Grid Saturation

    BY PAMELA JOE, VP OF DEVELOPMENT, REVOLUSUN

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2012
  56. The Economics of Recycling in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

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

    Marcie Kagawa

    July, 2012
  58. 5 Steps to Becoming a Sustainable Business

    Scott Cooney

    June, 2012
  59. Gauging Green on the Valley Isle

    Jon Letman

    June, 2012
  60. Electric Car Range Anxiety

    Michael Hanson

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

    Shara Enay

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

    Jerry Burris

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

    September, 2011
  64. Hawaii Beekeepers Overwhelmed by Three Pests

    Tiffany Edwards-Hunt

    September, 2011
  65. Growing Tilapia and Vegetables with Aquaponics

    Janel Lubanski

    August, 2011
  66. Solar Power Pays Off for Businesses

    Catherine E. Toth

    July, 2011
  67. Tesoro Hawaii Transforms Oil into Fuel

    Janel Lubanski

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

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2011
  69. Innovation: Kuehnle Algae Replaces Oil

    Janel Lubanski

    June, 2011
  70. Toxic Waste in Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier

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

    JOSEPH SATURNIA, PRESIDENT, ISLAND PACIFIC ENERGY LLC

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

    Jill Engledow

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

    Joan Namkoong

    March, 2011
  74. More Than Just Farming

    Hawaii Business magazine

    November, 2010
  75. Innovation: A Cool Idea

    Greg Wiles

    November, 2010
  76. Geothermal’s Second Chance

    Shara Enay

    November, 2010
  77. SmallBiz Energy Makeover

    Shara Enay

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

    EVAN FUJIMOTO - GRAHAM BUILDERS

    July, 2010
  79. Innovation: Ship Harvests Ocean Water

    Mark Brislin

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

    Mark Brislin

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

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2010
  83. Building a Smart Grid

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2010
  84. The Greenest Green House

    Jason Ubay

    February, 2008
  85. Parting Shot – Bedrock

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    David K. Choo

    November, 2007
  87. Innovation: Petri to Petrol

    Cathy S. Cruz-George

    September, 2007
  88. Parting Shot – Dirty Job

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2007
  89. Reduce Reuse Recycle

    David K. Choo

    June, 2007
  90. Talk Story with David Bylund

    Cathy S. Cruz

    June, 2007
  91. Parting Shot – Hokulea

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    HB - Author

    December, 2006
  94. Eat Your Veggies

    Keala Francis

    October, 2006
  95. An Inconvenient Shoreline

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    October, 2006
  96. The Coast Is Clear

    David K. Choo

    November, 2005
  97. Coming Out of their Shells

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  98. Branding Beef

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  99. Going to Seed

    Gail Miyasaki

    May, 2005
  100. Hawaii’s 7 Agriculture Myths

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  101. AgricultureTidbits

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  102. Farm Tour

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  103. Growing Growers

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  104. Q&A

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  105. Sticker Shock

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    November, 2004
  106. Water For Life

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    September, 2004
  107. Back In The Saddle

    David K. Choo

    August, 2004
  108. Sugar Substitute

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2004
  109. Leading The Herd

    David K. Choo

    May, 2004
  110. Floral Family

    Gail Miyasaki

    April, 2004
  111. Egging On

    Gail Miyasaki

    April, 2004
  112. Unwanted: Dead Or Alive

    David K. Choo

    April, 2004
  113. Moi to the World

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  114. March 2004 Q&A

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  115. Growing Excitement

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  116. Agriculture Tidbits

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  117. Blue Hawaii

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  118. Fruitful Business

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2004
  119. The Buzz on Fuzz

    Cathy S. Cruz

    January, 2004
  120. Home Remedies

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  121. Research Notes

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  122. Fishing for a Cure

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  123. Perfecting the Pineapple

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  124. Letting the Sun Shine In

    David K. Choo

    January, 2004
  125. Echo Friendly

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  126. Keeping the Past Alive

    Alex Salkever

    January, 2004
  127. Siamese Orchids

    Huy Vo

    September, 2003
  128. Pest Control

    Ronna Bolante

    June, 2003
  129. Keen On Green

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2003
  130. Agriculture: Paradise Flower Farm

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2003
  131. Something Is Brewin

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    June, 2003
  132. Pedigree Portfolio

    Alex Salkever

    April, 2003
  133. Liquid Assets

    David K. Choo

    April, 2003
  134. Parting the Waters

    David K. Choo

    April, 2003
  135. Hawaii’s H20 History

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

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

    Cathy S. Cruz

    April, 2003
  137. Field of Dreams

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  138. A Natural Way To Grow Profits

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  139. King of the Corn

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  140. Business Appeal

    Alex Salkever

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

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  142. The Honorable Ubiquitous Tomato

    Alex Salkever

    March, 2003
  143. Floral Frenzy

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2002
  144. Fruitful Business

    Ronna Bolante

    September, 2002
  145. Hydrogen

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    September, 2002
  146. Stewards of the Land

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2002
  147. Casting Their Net

    Ronna Bolante

    August, 2002
  148. Turning It On

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    June, 2002
  149. ‘Til the cows come home

    David K. Choo

    April, 2002
  150. A True, Fish Story

    Cathy S. Cruz

    April, 2001
  151. A Pollution Solution

    Jacy L. Youn

    March, 2001
  152. The HTA Versus the Sierra Club

    David K. Choo

    March, 2001
  153. Watershed Event

    David K. Choo

    November, 2000
  154. Waste Not, Want Not

    Jacy L. Youn

    November, 2000