Solar-hydro project moves forward

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    Pu‘u ‘Opae Reservoir on the Westside is seen in this aerial photo.

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    Pu‘u ‘Opae is one of three reservoirs to be rehabilitated as part of a Kaua‘i Island Utility Cooperative project. This image includes the reservoir and other features once the project is complete.

LIHU‘E — Kaua‘i Island Utility Cooperative signed agreements with The AES Corporation for the development, construction and operation of the cooperative’s solar-pumped, storage hydro project, also known as the West Kaua‘i Energy Project.