Key questions we'll address
What policies, plans, models and regulatory support are needed to reach this goal?
What is the optimal mix of energy resources and infrastructure improvements and what investment will be required?
Which technology solutions are available and how best can they be integrated and scaled?
How can innovation be encouraged, supported and financed?
How can big data and analytics be leveraged for success?
Who should attend
VERGE Hawaii welcomes those seeking to seize the renewable energy opportunity, whether in Hawaii or elsewhere, by learning from leaders already working to build a sustainable energy future.
Government and Military officials
Solution providers and technology innovators
Leaders from NGOs, Research and Academia
Thought-provoking sessions, workshops and breakouts exploring
Models for self-sufficiency, resilience and adaptation strategies
Cost of service vs. performance based models
Sharing examples of policies and plans from the islands and other state, local and federal governments
New models and innovations in energy efficiency, demand response, fueling infrastructure, cybersecurity and the circular economy
Optimization of investment opportunities to achieve desired levels of electricity service, price, and reliability
Smart, connected building technologies for energy efficiency gains
Improvements in efficiency of generation, transmission and distribution
Evolution of the electricity grid, microgrids, storage and grid edge
- Scaling energy efficient transportation infrastructure and systems