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HSWAC Project Clears Federal Environmental Hurdle
Pacific Business News. March 24, 2015

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Completes Federal EIS
Press Release. March 23, 2015

HSWAC Signs on Central Pacific Bank Headquarters
Pacific Business News. March 10, 2015

Central Pacific Plaza Signs as Newest HSWAC Customer
Press Release. March 10, 2015

A Time to Chill
Pacific Business News Cover. February 27, 2015

Seawater A/C Contractors Stay on Board Despite Facing Long Delays
Pacific Business News. February 27, 2015

Customer Cite Both Environmental, Financial Benefits from Seawater A/C
Pacific Business News. February 27, 2015

Major Boost Puts Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning LLC Halfway to its Target
Pacific Business News. February 27, 2015

HSWAC Personnel Changes
Press Release. February 23, 2015

Alakea Corporate Towers Signs On With HSWAC
Pacific Business News. January 8, 2015

Queens Medical Center Is The Latest HSWAC Client
Pacific Business News. December 9, 2014

New Ownership For Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning
Ulupono Initiative. November 21, 2014

Omidyar Becomes Majority Investor In Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning
Star Advertiser. November 21, 2014

SWAC Potential In The Hawaiian Islands
Pacific Business News. September 19, 2014

Construction Goal For August 2015
Pacific Business News. September 17, 2014

Ulupono Initiative - HSWAC
International District Energy Association. September 5, 2014

Final Environmental Impact Statement Progress
Pacific Business News. June 24, 2014

Seawater Cooling For Federal Building
Star Advertiser. May 13, 2014

Federal Building Signs Contract
Pacific Business News. May 13, 2014

Federal Building Is The Newest HSWAC Client
Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative. May 13, 2014

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Get Funding Extension
Pacific Business News. May 2, 2014

Dream City: Air Conditioning Is A Public Good!
Salon.com. August 10, 2013
This article first appeared in Salon.com, at http://www.Salon.com. An online version remains in the Salon archives. Reprinted with permission.

EBay Founder's Group To Invest In Seawater Air-Conditioning Plan
Star-Advertiser. August 6, 2013

Ulupono Initiative Invests $1M In Seawater A/C Project
Star-Advertiser. August 5, 2013

$1M Local Investment In Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning
HawaiiNewsNow.com. August 5, 2013

Ulupono Initiative Invests $1M Into Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Project
Pacific Business News. August 5, 2013

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Is Going Cool. Green. Clean.™
Pacific Business News. October 26, 2012 (Ad)

It's Cool That Ocean Water Can Keep Us Cool
Star-Advertiser. October 8, 2012

After Long Wait, Company Ready To Cool Buildings With Seawater
Star-Advertiser. October 5, 2012

Coluccio Wins Last Honolulu Seawater AC Contract
Pacific Business News. October 5, 2012

Alternative Energy Experts To Give Update On Hawaii Projects
Star-Advertiser. September 19, 2012.

Downtown Buildings To Use Greener Cooling Alternative
District Cooling for Downtown Honolulu
Powerlines. August 12, 2012

2 Firms Hired For Seawater Project's Pipe Work
Star-Advertiser. August 4, 2012

DCK Lands HSWAC Station Contract
Building Industry. August 1, 2012

Inside The Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Project
Hawaii Business. July 1, 2012

New CEO Predicts Fall Start Date For Seawater A/C Project
Pacific Business News. June 29, 2012

DCK Pacific Gets Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Contract
Pacific Business News. June 19, 2012

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Names Eric Masutomi As CEO
Pacific Business News. June 12, 2012

Seawater Air Conditioning Is Ideal Energy Solution For Hawaii
Star-Advertiser. June 7, 2012

HSWAC Selects Contractor
Building Industry. June 1, 2012

Seawater Service Adds Customer
Finance Factors signs with the project to use ocean water off Kakaako for air conditioning
Star-Advertiser. May 26, 2012

Finance Factors Signs On To Cool Its Offices With Seawater
Pacific Business News. May 25, 2012

Healy Tibbitts Builders Named Contractor For Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Project
Pacific Business News. May 4, 2012

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning To Choose Contractors Next Month
Pacific Business News. April 27, 2012

Council Clears Way For Air Conditioning Plan
Star-Advertiser. April 27, 2012

Seawater Air Conditioning Project Moving Forward
Herald Times Reporter. April 27, 2012

Seawater Air Conditioning Project Moving Forward
San Antonio Express. April 27, 2012

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Get Easements
Pacific Business News. April 26, 2012

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Host "Mobilize The Earth" At Tamarind Park
HawaiiNewsNow.com. April 20, 2012

Staying Cool With Seawater
Midweek. March 28, 2012

Bill Mahlum Gets Ready To Cool Downtown Honolulu
Pacific Business News. March 23, 2012

Q1 Update On District Cooling Project For Downtown Honolulu
The Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii. March 15, 2012

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Get Project Easement
Pacific Business News. February 15, 2012

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Project Closer To Construction Start
KHON2news.com February 15, 2012

Seawater Air-Conditioning Developer Gets Kakaalo Easement
Star-Advertiser. February 15, 2012

Company Wins Permit To Build Pumping Station For Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Project
The Republic. February 1, 2012

Honolulu Seawater A/C Gets State OKs
Pacific Business News. February 1, 2012

Oahu Seawater Air Conditioning Company Wins Permit
Bloomberg BusinessWeek. February 1, 2012

Oahu Seawater Air Conditioning Company Wins Permit
HawaiiNewsNow.com. February 1, 2012

Seawater Air-Conditioning Developer Gets Shoreline Permit
Star-Advertiser. February 1, 2012

Seawater Air-Conditioning Developers Sign Big Customer
Star-Advertiser. January 25, 2012

Honolulu Seawater A/C Adds High-Rise Customer
Pacific Business News. January 25, 2012

Seawater A/C Project Could Begin This Spring
$250 Million System for Downtown Honolulu Will Create 950 Jobs

Pacific Business News. January 20, 2012

Deep-Water Air Conditioning Serves Many Of Hawaii's Energy Goals
Star-Advertiser. January 17, 2012

Seawater Air Conditioning Clears Hurdle
Star-Advertiser. December 20, 2011

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Does Pipeline Survey
Pacific Business News. December 19, 2011

Seawater Air Conditioning Closer To Reality
Star-Advertiser. September 24, 2011

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Signs Lease For Pumping Station
Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning LLC, on Friday signed a 55-year agreement to lease a 30,000 square-foot parcel in Kakaako from Kamehameha Schools, where it will build and operate a pumping station and exchange facility for a seawater air conditioning cooling system that will serve downtown Honolulu...
Pacific Business News.
September 23, 2011

Seawater Air Conditioning Clears Another Hurdle
The developers of a project that will use cold ocean water to provide air conditioning for office buildings in downtown Honolulu said today they have signed a long-term lease for a pumping station site that will allow them to begin construction on the system early next year...
Star-Advertiser. September 23, 2011

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Signs 55-Year Lease For Kakaako Parcel
Daily Journal. September 23, 2011

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Signs 55-Year Lease For Kakaako Parcel
A Hawaii company that plans to use seawater to air condition Honolulu office buildings has signed a lease for a lot it will use to operate a pumping station. Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning said Friday it will rent a parcel in Kakaako from Kamehameha Schools for 55 years.
The Republic
. September 23, 2011

Plan To Use Seawater For Air Conditioning Gets Closer To Reality
KHON2news.com September 23, 2011

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning And HECO Draws Crowds At Renewable Energy Awareness Event
HawaiiNewsNow.com September 8, 2011

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Months Away From Breaking Ground
KHON2.com September 1, 2011

Firm Gets OK To Lay Sea Pipes Off Kakaako For Cooling
Star-Advertiser. July 21, 2011

Honolulu Seawater Coming To Kakaako
Kamehameha Schools, Annual Report. 2010-2011

Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning Plan Clears Hurdle
Star-Advertiser. July 20, 2011

Ocean AC Project Is Safe, Firm Says
StarAdvertiser. April 4, 2011.

Seawater A/C Plan Gets $17M In Financing
Pacific Business News. March 18, 2011

Seawater Air-Conditioning Conditioning Plan Aims To Break Ground In 2011
Pacific Business News. December 17, 2010.

Honolulu To Implement Cooling With Deep Sea Water
Environmental Science & Technology. November 18, 2009.

Cold Ocean Water To Be Turned Into A/C
US News & World Report, November 7, 2009.

First Hawaiian Signs Signs Seawater Air Conditioning Contract
Pacific Business News. December 8, 2008.

Using Seawater To Slash Energy Bills 20%
Hawaii News Now. January 15, 2008

Honolulu Seawater AC Gets Financing
Pacific Business News. January 14, 2008.

Cold-Water Air-Conditioning Project Merits Warm Reception: A Company Hopes To Install A Facility In Kakaako To Use Cold Sea Water To Chill The Air In Buildings
Honolulu Star-Bulletin. December 4, 2004.

Downtown Could Bathe In Cool Water: A Company Wants To Build A Station In Kakaako That Could Use Seawater To Chill Office Buildings
Honolulu Star-Bulletin. December 2, 2004.

$100M Project Provides Big Chill From Deep Sea.
The Honolulu Advertiser. October 26, 2004.

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