SP21-411 AES West Oahu Solar LLC

This Special Permit application is in the final review stages at the City and County of Honolulu and its information will be posted soon.

Petitioner Filings

  • Petioner’s Proposed Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Decision and Order; Exhibit “A” and COS (5/13/21)
  • Amended Certificate of Service (5/13/21)
  • EXHIBIT#

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    Planning Commission Index of the Record (Revised 05.13.21)

    AES WEST OAHU SOLAR LLC

    State Special Use Permit SP21-411, File No. 2020/SUP-6 (RY)

    1 Tetra Tech’s transmittal letter dated August 31, 2020 – DPP date stamped September 1, 2020 with the revised application for AES West Oahu Solar, along with Applicant’s fee of $15,000.

    PART: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ,6, 6a, 7, 8, 9

    2 Department of Planning & Permitting Environmental Checklist and TMK Report
    3 The Department of Planning and Permitting (DPP) acceptance letter dated October 8, 2020 to Lisa Kettley of Tetra Tech.  Enclosure include Receipt No. 128397
    4 Notice of Application dated October 8, 2020, Location map, and Summary Description.
    5 Memo(s) to City, State, Federal Agencies, Community Organizations, Elected Officials and Other Interested Parties from DPP, dated October 8, 2020 requesting comments.  Memos included a link to the copy of the application for SUP, summary description and location map of the project.  Memo(s) to Ewa/Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Boards and community organizations dated October 8, 2020 include SUP app download URL info.
    6 Copy of mailing labels, including agencies, organizations, and Councilmember’s who were mailed the Notice of Application.
    7 Tetra Tech’s transmittal letter of 12 hard copies of application and 1 CD copies dated                                             December 7, 2020.
    8 Agency comments (original copies) on the SUP Application by the State Department of Transportation, Honolulu Police Department, Honolulu Fire Department, Board of Water Supply, Hawaii State Energy Office, Department of Environmental Services, Land Use Commission and Department of Transportation
    9 Community comment from Hawaii’s Thousand Friends
    10 Part I

    10 Part II

    Applicant’s Supplemental Information dated October 22, 2020, DPP received on                    October 23, 2020 with revised  Attachments (H & A), Signed Statements Regarding Supporting Technical Studies and Correspondence with State Historic Preservation Division Staff.
    11 Email Testimonies: 1. Martha Staff 2. Glads Bautista 3. Mahina Lealao 4.  Pearl Johnson 5. Dr. Judith Gooch 6. Leon Siu 7. Raul Bautista 8. Margit Von Schafnitzel 9. Victoria Cannon  10. Michele Lincoln  11. Melelani Llanes  12. Sheila Valdez 13. Natalie Iwasa  14. Dr. Kioni Dudley 15. Dr. Kioni Dudley for Neighborhood Board #34 Resolution 16. Piilani Kaopuiki
    12 Tetra Tech’s response letter dated November 16, 2020 to the DPP regarding agency comments.  Enclosures include:  Agency comment from LUC and AES’ letter to State Historic Preservation Division regarding Archealogical Inventory Survey.
    13 Tetra Tech’s letter to DPP additional document for SUP with  a Draft Easement Plan enclosed.
    14 Memo from the DPP to the PC dated December 2, 2020 transmitting attached Director’s Report and Recommendation for approval of the SUP with conditions.
    15 PC stamped transmittal letter of Director’s Report
    16 Department of Planning and Permitting (DPP) MEMO to Planning Commission w/enclosures dated December 2, 2020, re: Special Use Permit (SUP) Application File No. 2020/SUP-6 by AES West Oahu Solar, LLC for a 12.5-Megawatt Solar Photovoltaic and 50-Megawatt-Hour Battery Storage Facility, Honouliuli, Ewa District, Oahu, Tax Map Kay 9-2-002: Portion of Parcel 007
    17 Tetra Tech transmittal letter to the Planning Commission dated December 7, 2020, re: AES West Oahu Solar Plus Storage Project – Copies of State Special Use Permit Application
    17-A AES_WestOahu_SUP-Revised_08.31.200.pdf [parts 1 thru 18] A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, A8, A9, A10, A11, A12, A13, A14, A15, A16, A17, A18
    17-B AES_WestOahu_SUP_SupplementalFiling-10/20.2020.pdf
    17-C Enclosure1_SiteDrawings-SUP Attachment H.pdf [parts 1 thru 2] C1, C2
    17-D Enclosure2_ProjectFigures-SUP Attachment [parts 1 thru 7] D1, D2, D3, D4, D5, D6, D7
    17-E Enclosure3_ConsultantStatements.pdf
    17-F Enclosure4_SHPD.pdf
    17-G AES_WestOahu_SUP_SupplementalFiling-11.16.2020.pdf
    17-H Enclosure1_19537-WEST OAHU-CONCEPT- TMK PLAN (006).pdf
    18 Nick Molinari, Project Development Manager, AES West Oahu Solar, LLC, letter to the Planning Commission dated December 11, 2020, re: Request for Modifications to Recommendations and Findings of Fact, Special Use Permit (SUP) Application File No. 2020/SUP-6
    19 Curtis T. Tabata, Esq., Matsubara Kotake & Tabata letter to the Planning Commission dated December 14, 2020, re: Applicant AES West Oahu Solar, LLC File No. 2020/SUP-6, Exhibits 1 – 21.
    20 Curtis T. Tabata, Esq., Matsubara Kotake & Tabata letter to the Planning Commission dated December 29, 2020, re: Applicant AES West Oahu Solar, LLC File No. 2020/SUP-6, Exhibits  22 – 26 & Exhibit 24 part 1, part 2, part 3 and part 4
    21 Department of Planning and Permitting January 4, 2021 letter to Nick Molinari, Project Development Manager, AES West O‘ahu Solar, LLC
    22 Curtis T. Tabata, Esq., Matsubara Kotake & Tabata letter to the Planning Commission dated January 6, 2021, re: Applicant AES West Oahu Solar, LLC File No. 2020/SUP-6, Exhibit 27
    23 Planning Commission January 6, 2021 Notice of Public Hearing
    24 Planning Commission January 6, 2021 Notice of Public Hearing mailing label list
    25 Planning Commission January 6, 2021 Agenda
    26 Planning Commission Written Testimonies
    27 Planning Commission January 6, 2021 Transcript
    28 Planning Commission January 6, 2021 Minutes Summary
    29 Applicant’s Proposed Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Decision and Order Approving the Application for State Special Use Permit and Certificate of Service, February 9, 2021
    30 Applicant’s First Amended Proposed Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Decision and Order, Approving the Application for State Special Use Permit File No. 2020/SUP-6, AES West Oahu Solar, LLC; Exhibit “A” and Certificate of Service, dated February 18, 2021
    31 Planning Commission March 3, 2021 Agenda
    32 Planning Commission March 17, 2021 Agenda
    33 Planning Commission Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Decision and Order, AES West Oahu Solar, LLC, for a Special Use Permit File No. 2020/SUP-6, March 17, 2021
    34 Planning Commission March 17, 2021 Minutes Summary
    35 Planning Commission transmittal of record letter to the State Land Use Commission, April 30, 2021, with enclosed Index of the Record, Department of Planning and Permitting File No. 2020/SUP-6, AES West Oahu Solar, LLC
    36 Planning Commission April 28, 2021 Minutes Summary

State Office of Planning Filings

City and County of Honolulu Filings

 

Public Comments/Correspondence

Notice/Orders

2021 Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, Decision and Order