More information has come down the pipeline regarding NextEra Energy's plan to acquire Hawaiian Electric Co. for $4.3 billion. We brought this up in a blog a few weeks ago, given the outcome is a big deal for Hawaii home owners and renters alike. Some feel that NextEra Energy brings a great deal of expertise to the table, which could go a long way to helping Hawaii integrate renewable energy sources more efficiently. Others are concerned about putting Hawaii's energy in the hands of a Florida-based company. In any case, this is a deal worth following.
[Full Story: Hawaiian Electric Industries Acquisition Part 2]