New study models path for achieving Hawaiʻi’s renewable energy targets

Many wonder whether the state can reach the lofty goals set out by new laws requiring the University of Hawaiʻi to become net-zero by 2035 and for Hawaiʻi to achieve 100 percent renewable electricity by 2045. A new report from the Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute (HNEI) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa identifies various scenarios that would allow the …

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Advances in animal tracking redefine how we discover and manage ocean life

A new paper, published this month in Science, details the explosion in aquatic animal tracking research over the past 30 years and its impact on discoveries about the movements, migrations, interactions and survival of both common and elusive aquatic species. The review, co-authored by Kim Holland, researcher at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology (HIMB), …

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American Bar Association honors Sherry Broder for lifetime achievement

Sherry Broder, a lecturer at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa William S. Richardson School of Law, adjunct research fellow at the East-West Center and a longtime Hawaiʻi attorney with expertise in complex civil litigation, will receive the American Bar Association’s 2015 Solo and Small Firm Lifetime Achievement Award. Broder’s work over more than three decades has epitomized the ideals of …

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