DHHL News Release: Hawai`i Energy Partnership Offers Energy Savings to DHHL Beneficiaries

Posted on May 4, 2020 in Latest News

(Kapolei, Oʻahu) – The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) and Hawaiʻi Energy have partnered to bring energy savings to DHHL lessees, and applicants on the Waiting List.

Hawaiʻi Energy, the energy conservation and efficiency program for Hawai‘i, Honolulu, and Maui counties, is offering DHHL beneficiaries a $5 Home Energy Efficiency Kit that includes four LED (60W-replacement A19) bulbs, a TrickleStar power switch, and faucet aerators for kitchen and bathrooms. The products, valued at $40, are designed to provide consumers with an easy tool to help eliminate home energy and water waste and save recipients up to $300 annually.

“We recognize that as we face the COVID-19 crisis, many beneficiary families will be looking for ways to save money,” said DHHL Deputy Tyler Gomes. “Working with Hawaiʻi Energy to bring this opportunity to not only our homesteaders but to families on the Waiting List is directly in line with our mission to partner with others towards developing self-sufficient and healthy communities.”

“Hawai‘i Energy is excited to partner with DHHL on this special energy kit promotion,” said Hawai‘i Energy Executive Director Brian Kealoha. “We understand how important it is to be saving money, especially now. The tools included in the kits are simple ways for residents to take charge of their energy usage and reduce costs.”

To purchase a Home Efficiency Kit with free shipping, visit techniart.us/hawaiienergyDHHL and use the promo code DHHL5785.

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About the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands:

The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands carries out Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaʻole’s vision of rehabilitating native Hawaiians by returning them to the land. Established by U.S. Congress in 1921, with the passage of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, the Hawaiian homesteading program run by DHHL includes management of over 200,000 acres of land statewide with the specific purpose of developing and delivering homesteading.

About Hawaii Energy:

Hawai‘i Energy helps island families and businesses make smart energy choices. Hawai‘i Energy encourages and rewards energy decisions that will allow our state to reach 100% clean energy faster and cheaper. To date, we have saved the people of Hawai‘i more than a billion dollars off their energy bills. Let Hawai‘i Energy be your trusted energy advisor to help save you money and protect what makes Hawai‘i so special.

Media Contact:

Cedric Duarte

Information and Community Relations Officer
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands
(808) 342-0873
[email protected]

Jaclyn Saito
Public Relations and Event Specialist
Hawai‘i Energy
(808) 848-8582
[email protected]