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The Conversation: Role of firm renewables; Former Hawaiʻi first lady remembers Queen Elizabeth II

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Savannah Harriman-Pote
The Kapolei Energy Storage facility is scheduled to be completed by Spring 2023.
  • The Conversation's Savannah Harriman-Pote on the role of firm renewable generation in the future of our grid | Full Story
  • HPR reporter Kuʻuwehi Hiraishi looks at the nominees for the new Mauna Kea Stewardship and Oversight Authority | Full Story
  • Honolulu Civil Beat politics and opinion editor Chad Blair covers reporter Christina Jedra's story on the latest indictment in the bribery case surrounding former Honolulu prosecutor Keith Kaneshiro | Full Story
  • HPR contributor Neal Milner has The Long View on the role of the monarchy after the passing of Queen Elizabeth II | Full Story
  • Former Hawaiʻi First Lady Jean Ariyoshi recalls hosting Queen Elizabeth II with only four days' notice | Full Story
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Catherine Cruz is the host of The Conversation. Originally from Guam, she spent more than 30 years at KITV, covering beats from government to education. Contact her at
Savannah Harriman-Pote is a producer for The Conversation and Manu Minute. Contact her at
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