High court denies writ to Honua Ola, appeal of PUC decision still active

KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald file photo Part of the Honua Ola bioenergy plant is shown in Pepeekeo.

The state Supreme Court on Thursday denied Honua Ola Bioenergy’s request to order the Public Utilities Commission to reconsider its denial of a requested waiver of the competitive bidding process used in the sale of electricity.