Hawai‘i Energy Program Updates In Response To COVID-19


October 9, 2020

For the island of Oahu, the Energy Smart 4 Homes program has resumed in-home services for those tenants who are not considered part of the high risk population. All islands will continue to service homes in compliance with state and county recommendations. We will provide updates as needed on this page.


September 9, 2020

For the island of Oahu, The Energy Smart 4 Homes program will continue to provide in-home services to vacant units only due to the recent rise in COVID cases. While we remain optimistic about continuing work in late September, everyone's safety is our top priority. We will reassess how to proceed based on state and county recommendations and will continue to provide updates on this page.


Mar. 17, 2020


Following guidance from the CDC and local health officials, Hawai‘i Energy will be suspending the following Residential services until further notice out of caution for the well-being of our customers and employees:

  • On-site inspections of solar water heating and air conditioning system installations
  • “Energy Unplugged” and “Sharing The Aloha” community workshops

Appliance haul-away and recycling will go on as scheduled (until otherwise notified), as well as our appliance deliveries on Moloka‘i, thanks to our partner Sustainable Moloka‘i. Understanding that this is an uncertain time for everyone involved, we will continue to monitor the ongoing COVID-19 situation and communicate any further changes to you as soon as we can. We appreciate your understanding.