#power outages

Sunday, April 14, 2019
Strong Wind Warning in Effect for Big Island Mountains
Wind, Small Craft and High Surf Advisories are in effect for the Big Island.
Friday, August 24, 2018
HDOT Responding to Hurricane Lane
The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is continuing to respond to damages caused by heavy rains on Hawai‘i Island.
Friday, August 24, 2018
‘Operation Snail Bail’ Protects Rare Snails From Hurricane
Members of the DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife’s (DOFAW) Snail Extinction Prevention Program, transferred 2,000 rare Hawaiian snails from a temporary structure at Kawainui Marsh.
Friday, August 24, 2018
About 9,500 Big Island Customers Experience Power Outages
As Hurricane Lane slowly passes Hawai‘i Island, Hawai‘i Electric Light employees are responding to power outages caused by torrential rains, strengthening winds and catastrophic flooding.
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Hawai’i Electric: More Evening Power Interruptions Not Anticipated
Hawai’i Electric Light says evening power interruptions are not anticipated on Sunday.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
UPDATE: Thousands Still Without Power After Windy Weekend
Some Puna residents could face extended power outages after this weekend’s windy weather toppled trees and power lines.
Monday, January 05, 2015
Power Restoration Continues, 900 Remain Powerless
Hawai’i Electric Light says that 900 customers are still without power across the island as crews work around the clock to restore power.
Saturday, January 03, 2015
Power, Road Access Affected by High Winds
Crews from Hawai’i Electric Light continue to work on scattered island wide power outages. Meanwhile, several roads are closed due to fallen trees and branches.
Monday, March 25, 2013
Problematic HELCO Line Causes Another Outage
More than 5,000 Hawaii Electric Light Co. customers lost power today because of a problem in a transmission line that has been causing problems since March 10.
Monday, January 21, 2013
Loss of Wind Farm Cuts Power to HELCO Customers
The outage at the Hawi Renewable Development Wind Farm in North Kohala left more than 4,000 homes and businesses briefly without power.
Monday, January 07, 2013
Wind Causes Power Outages Across Big Isle
More than 9,000 homes and businesses lost power on Saturday.