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Saving Energy....

Posted on Feb 20, 2014 by Pablo Ripani

I have recently installed Solar Panels to my home....Before installing Photovoltaic....My electric bill usually ran from $185 to $230 per month....My 1st.bill came in last month....and....the total was....$17.... I'm also in the process of replacing my bulbs....w/....CFL and LED Light...

Sustainable Living on the Island of Molokai - film preview

Posted on Feb 22, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

Sustainability, eco-friendly, going green but what do they mean for a isolated Hawaiian island like Molokai? This film visits families and businesses on Molokai that practice sustainability to see how it benefits them and their community. With only 8000 residents and a wealth of natural resources...

Grant program links public, private groups to improve the environment and preserve resources

Posted on Feb 7, 2014 by Jolene Lau

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is accepting applications for competitive grants to develop and accelerate conservation approaches and technologies on private agricultural and forest lands. Conservation Innovation Grants (CIGs) have contributed to some of the most pioneering...

Annual Report to Members for 2013

Posted on Feb 6, 2014 by Olin Lagon

Based on member feedback, we shifted our work quite a bit in 2013. Instead of running our Eat Local and Energy Challenges, we focused on Leadership Development by launching our Kanu Fellows program. We also took all of the lessons learned from our past energy work to create new energy programs to...

[VIDEO] Every Day is Earth Day (feat. Lana'i Class of 2020)

Posted on Apr 5, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

Lyrics written by Lanai High and Elementary 4th grade students (Class of 2020) Brooke Belista and Dian Ozoa, along with songwriter Matt Glickstein, who also wrote the music and produced the video. This video was featured at Sea Life Park on O'ahu, Hawai'i for their Earth Day event on April 22nd,...

Can you make bread from breadfruit? Of course! And here’s how.

Posted on Feb 10, 2014 by Olin Lagon

For some time I’ve been thinking about baking a loaf of bread with ulu flour (breadfruit flour). I finally got around to doing that this past weekend. The first loaf came out great! I’m going to tweak the recipe to see if I can make it with more ulu and less wheat. Here is what I did to create...

[Oahu event] Al Gore to Present Sustainability Seminar at UH Manoa April 15, 2014

Posted on Apr 12, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

WHAT: Stephen and Marylyn Pauley Seminar in Sustainability presented by former U.S. Vice President Al GoreWHERE: Stan Sheriff Center at the University of Hawai‘i at MānoaWHEN: April 15th at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.)Tickets are free and available to the public at:• Stan Sheriff...

Would you kokua and log in? All features are turned on when logged in. Mahalo!