Why Maui’s utility disaster issues to Maine

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Gordon Weil of Harpswell was Maine’s first public advocate. He additionally represented and suggested consumer-owned utilities and electrical energy prospects throughout the U.S. and Canada for nearly 50 years. He has been an skilled witness at federal, state, and provincial regulatory commissions.

Maui issues. It issues to Maine and doubtless many different locations.

That’s as a result of Hawaiian Electrical, the utility that serves the island, has develop into the main target of considerations that it was a serious reason for the fires that disastrously swept part of that Pacific island. The utility’s downed wires most likely induced intensive fires that weren’t doused shortly sufficient.