PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
PROPOSED LAND DISPOSITION OF
HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS FOR A WIND PROJECT
AT KAHIKINUI, ON THE ISLAND OF MAUI
Public Notice is hereby given that the Hawaiian Homes Commission will hold two (2) public hearings, pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes section 171-95.3, at the Paukukalo Community Center, 655 Kaumualii Street, Wailuku, Maui. The hearings will be held on:
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 9:00 am
The hearings are for the Commission to provide information and receive comments on a proposed wind-energy project on DHHL lands in Kahikinui, Maui. AEP Wind Holdings, LLC, formerly known as Sempra Renewables, LLC, a subsidiary of American Electric Power Company, Inc., is requesting a right-of-entry permit (for up to five years) for due diligence purposes and a long-term General Lease (from 25 to 50 years) to develop its Kahikinui wind-energy project, consisting of up to 15 wind turbines generating up to 30 megawatts of energy.
Native Hawaiian beneficiaries and members of the public are invited to attend one of the public hearings and to submit oral or written comments.
Dated: Honolulu, Hawaii, May 8, 2019.
State of Hawaii
Department of Hawaiian Home Lands
By William J. Aila, Jr.
Deputy to the Chair
Hawaiian Homes Commission