Building Hawaii's roadmap to 100% renewables

Colton Ching from Hawaiian Electric Company; Alan Arakawa, mayor of the county of Maui in Hawaii; Ned Harvey from RMI's Carbon War Room; and Dawn Lippert of Energy Excelerator. These four experts on Hawaii's energy landscape sat down at VERGE Hawaii 2016 to discuss the state's roadmap to obtaining 100 percent of its electrical power from renewable resources by 2045. A spirited debate ensued about the role of utilities in this transition.