Blue Planet Foundation and KHON2 are proud to present Empowered: Hawaii’s Clean Energy Future. This 12-part series discusses the importance of renewable energy for our islands. Hear from local families, businesses, and community leaders who are taking action to tackle the climate crisis.
Learn how Hawaii became the first in the nation to pass a 100% clean energy law, and the successes and challenges our islands have seen since then.
As Hawaii recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, we look at actions that can help foster economic growth, ensure equitable access and affordability, and address climate change.
Explore what would happen if Hawaii took a more human and pedestrian-centered approach to our public areas and how we can decrease the need for driving altogether.
Take a look at the benefits of going solar, see how residents and businesses have made the switch, and discuss the challenges and opportunities here in Hawaii.