Solar-energy business remains bright even as economy dims

<em>Steve Karagan joined Sunetric as its chief operating officer last year after consulting for the Kailua-based solar energy firm since late 2008. 
<br/> He is responsible for the accounting, human resources, operations and I.T. functions for the 6-year-old company, founded by Sean and Beth-Ann Mullen as Suntech Hawaii.
Sunetric designs and installs residential and commercial rooftop…read more

Golf cart goes green with roof-mounted solar panel

A $3,000 donation enabled the Maui Waena Intermediate School security guards to attach a solar panel to an electric golf cart. The school’s 16-member robotics team got tremendous support from Sunetric Capital, an Oahu-based company that helped them in purchasing the solar-roof panel from GreenCarts. Now the guards do not need to charge the cart…read more