Kevin Knodell of the Honolulu Civil Beat highlights how the Navy is becoming a powerful force for clean energy.
- The Navy has launched a partnership to expand renewable energy at the Pacific Missile Range Facility.
- The Navy is engaging the private sector to find innovative ways to provide clean energy to Hawaii.
“In May 2019, the Navy and Kauai Island Utility Cooperative launched a partnership to expand renewable energy at the Pacific Missile Range Facility. Their plan calls for the development of a 19.3 megawatt solar facility in conjunction with a 70 megawatt-hour battery energy storage system to reduce the installation’s reliance on diesel generators.”
Read the full article here.