Maui Solar Power and MECO Controversy
Maui TV News, Maui’s exclusive weekly television newscast, did a story on the blessing of the large photovoltaic array at the Kihei Aquatic Center last week and the controversial tone of the day. The controversy seems to come from the Maui Electric Company not being fully onboard with the State’s push to move forward with solar energy. Although MECO has made big strides in nurturing renewable energy projects, it is when they apply the brakes that controversy erupts.
Watch this Maui TV News video to see what all the controversy is about: