About

The Hawaii Energy Conference (HEC) attracts energy industry leaders from Hawaii, the Continental U.S., Japan and Europe to exchange ideas on how to better serve the community in today’s rapidly changing power generation and delivery environment.

Previously called the Maui Energy Conference, the HEC is held at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center, 1 Cameron Way, Kahului, HI 96732 (see map)


Past Conference Topics

2018  | Decarbonization: A Business Opportunity for Innovative Communities
2017  | All Things Energy: Pursuing New Opportunities for Electricity and Beyond
2016  | 100% Renewable Energy in Hawaii: It’s No Longer A Matter of When
2015  | A Focus on the Customer
2014  | Electric Utilities: The Future Is Not What It Used to Be


Meet the Program Committee

Colton Ching | Senior Vice President, Planning & Technology, Hawaiian Electric
Frank De Rego Jr. | Vice Chair, Conference Program Committee; Director of Business Development Projects, Maui Economic Development Board, Inc.
William Giese | Executive Director, Hawaii Solar Energy Association
Jonathan Koehn | Senior Sustainability Policy Advisor, City of Boulder
Dawn Lippert | Chief Executive Officer, Elemental Excelerator
Doug McLeod | Chair, Conference Program Committee; Member, DKK Energy Services, LLC
Jennifer Potter | Commissioner, Hawaii Public Utilities Commission
Frederick Redell | Co-Founder and Managing Member, BlüNebü


Video Summary
2015 Maui Energy Conference Summary Video

Hawaii Energy Conference Summary Video