The Hawaii Energy Policy Forum enables informed decisions to advance Hawaii’s clean energy future by convening a collaborative network of stakeholders for fact finding, analysis, information sharing, and advocacy.
A pono energy system that sustains a healthy, prosperous, and resilient Hawaii in the face of climate change.
The Hawai‘i Energy Policy Forum’s 2022 Legislative Day Briefing will be held on Friday, January 28, 2022 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm via Zoom.
Theme: What are the Biggest Gaps in Hawai‘i ’s Energy Infrastructure - and How Can the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act Begin to Fill Them?
Please click on the link below to register and download the agenda.
We’re pleased to inform you that the Hawaii Energy Policy Forum (HEPF) has been reestablished in the fall of 2021 as a program of the Hawaii Natural Energy Institute (HNEI). While the mission and vision remain the same, please come back to this page in the coming weeks for exciting updates on HEPF’s relaunch in 2022 and upcoming activities and periodic information and knowledge sharing events like the Annual Legislative Briefing 2022 and Energy Day later in the year.
2021 Legislative Energy Briefing
The Hawaii State Energy Office and the Hawaii Energy Policy Forum held the 2021 Legislative Energy Briefing on January 15, 2021
The energy sector is severely affected by COVID-19. There have been steps to support the energy sector and to mitigate the negative effects of the crisis. This page provides synthesized COVID-19 related energy information to help inform the public.
See HEPF’s compilation of acts enacted between 1999 - 2019
Federal Policies Compilation
This compilation contains existing federal policies related to energy. It includes a description of the policy (as of June 2020), policy type, relevant sector, managing agency and federal citations to amendments.
2020 Legislative Session Energy Bills
See HEPF’s summary of energy bills introduced