Here’s the submission by Alex Woodbury of Kamuela, HI. In the spirit of former Honolulu Mayor Frank Fasi, Alex deserves a “Good Guy” award for recognizing the problem, then doing something about it:
Carbon cap can bring big benefits
THIS BLOG HAS GONE INACTIVE WITH THE AUTHOR'S MOVE TO SACRAMENTO, CA IN 2012. It was created in 2008 to broaden the discussion on how to confront and overcome Hawaii's tremendous energy problem -- the state's overwhelming dependence on imported fossil fuel. The blog commented on several renewable energy options over time but focused often on OTEC -- Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion, a 21st century solution to Hawaii's energy dependence that deserves more attention.