City of Honolulu addresses utility’s power shut-off program

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Jim Kelly, VP of government and community relations and corporate communications at HECO, speaks during a news conference at Hawaiian Electric’s main headquarters in Honolulu on Wednesday, May 29, 2024.

HONOLULU — In areas of the state prone to windstorms, drought and wildfires, Hawaiian Electric plans to implement its Public Safety Power Shutoff, or PSPS, program.