Aia La O Pele i Hawaii: There is Pele in Hawaii - Is Geothermal Appropriate for Hawaii?
Date: 10/30/14 5:00 PM - 10/30/14 8:00 PM
Location: Halau o Haumea, Hawaiian Studies, UH Manoa Campus

What is geothermal? Is geothermal appropriate for the Hawaiian Islands? Where is it applicable in Hawaii? What challenges and opportunities does this renewable energy technology present for our communities, energy industry, and government? Come join us with questions as we learn about geothermal resources development and its potential to shift how we consume energy in the Hawaiian Islands. Speakers Include:

  • Assistant Professor and Hawaiian Cultural Expert/Practitioner Kimo Alama Keaulana
  • Hawaii Geothermal Collection Digitizing Team, Kamahana Kealoha
  • Geologist/Volcanologist focused presenter (TBA)

Following the speaker presentations, an open fishbowl discussion will take place where participants are invited to ask questions, share perspectives and engage in conversation with the speakers and the community.

Mea ai for the kino and soul will be served.

Brought to you by Hawaiian Islands Science, East-West Center Participants Association, and Pan-Pacific Association with support from COSEE-IE.

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