Kauai County urges residents to sign up for new weather alert format
The public is advised that starting early January, the National Weather Service (NWS) will no longer issue the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) for base-level Flash Flood Warnings. As such, the Kaua‘i Emergency Management Agency is encouraging all Kau
Kauai utility to dedicate Hawaii's largest solar project
Kauai's electric utility will dedicate the state's largest solar project this weekend. The Kauai Island Utility Cooperative will hold an open house after a dedication ceremony Saturday afternoon. Staff engineers will lead tours and explain how the facility's 59,000 panels provide electricity to the grid. The utility says during daylight hours, the solar array will generate about 20 percent of the electricity used on Kauai. The facil...