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Resort installs photovoltaic system

Jeff Bedard, managing partner of Resort Energy Ventures, speaks Feb. 22 at the dedication of a new rooftop photovoltaic system at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa. The system that took three years to plan but only six months to install will supply more than 6 percent of the resort’s annual power needs, the equivalent of supplying 158 homes, resort officials said. Resort Energy Ventures was the project manager and designer of the system and HNU Energy was the contractor. The partnership also included Hyatt Hotels Corp., Host Hotels […]

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5 Factors to Weigh When Deciding What Size House to Buy

When deciding what size house you and your family need, you need to evaluate a number of factors. Most people lean toward the larger homes, but it is important to weigh the pros and cons of each option. 1. What are my long-term needs? The first step is to determine how long you plan to live in your home. Then you need to evaluate your size needs over that time period. For instance, do you plan to live in the home for at least 10 years and have three children? Or […]

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Is Your Luck Running Out?

It’s the year of the Monkey! May the Monkey bring you good luck for your family and friends. Every year we enjoy the Chinese New Year celebrations on Front St. as the yearly characters (this year is the Monkey), dance and amuse the crowds and spread good luck to the local businesses. Each Chinese New Year is characterized by one of 12 animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac. This year it’s the Year of the Monkey, the ninth animal in the cycle. The next Year of the Monkey will be […]

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Jaws January 27, 2016

Jaws is back and is not taking any prisoners! Watch This Amazing Video   Jaws, or “peahi” is located on the North Shore of Maui.  The north shore is a mecca for professional surfers and and other local thrill seekers such as kiteboarder’s and windsurfers. Below are the most recent real estate available for the NorthShore Maui.

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