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the University shall, Commit to minimize greenhouse emissions and become carbon neutral by 2050.  Executive Policy 4.202

Renewable Energy Generation by Campus

Kauaʻi 329kW West Oʻahu 1,583kW Leeward 1,788kW Honolulu 338kW Mānoa 2,966kW Kapiʻolani 1,480kW Windward 1,788kW Maui College 4,647kW Hawaiʻi 672kW Hilo 315kW

The University of Hawai’i is committed to being a leader in renewable energy and has a goal to become net-zero energy by 2035, exceeding and in full support of the State’s goals to be 100% renewable by 2045. Our first rooftop system was built on the PB-11 in 2009, about 10.4KW at the University of Hilo campus of the Big Island. Since then we have grown by 14,000% generating over 14 million kWh/yr, which is enough to power over 1,500 homes for a full year! Our PV systems include: rooftop installations, parking shade structures and ground mount arrays. These projects are built through a portfolio of funding sources including capital procurements and PPAs.

Peruse our portfolio of PV systems at each of our 10 campuses across the Hawaiian Islands.

West Oʻahu

Total Installed Capacity: 703 kW DC
Energy Produced: 1,583,213 kWh (FY2021-22)

Hawaiʻi Community College

Total Installed Capacity: 375 kW DC
Energy Produced: 672,338 kWh (FY2021-22)

Honolulu Community College

Total Installed Capacity: 236 kW DC
Energy Produced: 338,192 kWh (FY2021-22)

Kapiʻolani Community College

Total Installed Capacity: 1,874 kW DC
Energy Produced: 1,480,469 kWh (FY2021-22)

Kauaʻi Community College

Total Installed Capacity: 596 kW DC
Energy Produced: 329,106 kWh (FY2021-22)

Windward Community College

Total Installed Capacity: 1,485 kW DC
Energy Produced: 1,787,729 kWh (FY2021-22)

Last modified: December 27, 2022
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