NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
APPLICATION OF HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC. FOR APPROVAL TO CONSTRUCT A 46 KILOVOLT OVERHEAD AND UNDERGROUND LINE FOR THE HONOULIULI WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT CEIP-46 46 KILOVOLT OVERHEAD SUB-TRANSMISSION LINE RELOCATION PROJECT
Docket No. 2021-0070
The STATE OF HAWAII PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION (“Commission”), pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes (“HRS”) § 269-27.5, HEREBY GIVES NOTICE that it will hold a virtual public hearing relating to the Application (“Application”) of HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC. (“Hawaiian Electric”), filed on May 5, 2021, for Commission approval to construct a 46 kilovolt ("kV”) overhead and underground line for the Honouliuli Wastewater Treatment Plant CEIP-46 46kV overhead sub-transmission line relocation project on the island of Oahu. The public hearing will be held on Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. All interested parties may attend the public hearing as follows:
Online (via web browser or WebEx mobile device app)
Meeting Number: 2558 019 2035
Meeting Password: gJJpVXY3F37 (45578993 from phones and video systems)
Dial-in Number: +1-408-418-9388
Access Code: 255 801 92035
Hawaiian Electric is a public utility that provides electricity service to the island of Oahu. On May 5, 2021, Hawaiian Electric filed an Application, requesting that: (1) the Commission conduct a public hearing, as required by HRS § 269-27.5, for the overhead relocation and extension of an existing 46 kV overhead sub-transmission line; and (2) a Commission determination, pursuant to HRS § 269-27.6(a), that the proposed 46 kV line relocations be constructed both above and below the surface of the ground.
The public hearing that will be held on December 9, 2021, is intended to allow interested persons to state their views on only the proposed 46 kV line relocations associated with the Honouliuli Wastewater Treatment Plant CEIP-46 46 kV overhead sub transmission line relocation project. A portion of the relocated section of 46 kV overhead line will be visible to some nearby homes in zoned area “R-5” (R 5 Residential).
The foregoing is a brief summary of the requests included in the Application. Copies of the Application are available for public review through the Commission’s electronic Document Management System, accessible at http://dms.puc.hawaii.gov/dms, Docket Quick Link 2021-0070. In addition, copies of the Application are also available for review by contacting the Commission’s Honolulu Office [(808) 586-2020], or the Division of Consumer Advocacy [(808) 586-2800].
All interested persons are invited to attend the public hearing to state their views on the Application. Statements may also be e-mailed to the Public Utilities Commission, at email@example.com. All written statements should reference Docket No. 2021-0070. Any person may request an auxiliary aid or service or an accommodation due to a disability by contacting the Commission within 5 days of the public hearing date.
James P. Griffin
(SA1349620 11/18, 11/29, 12/7/21)