These resources are made in partnership with the Hawaii Safe Drinking Water Branch of the Department of Health.
Water & Wastewater Rates Tables
Data tables list all utilities' residential and non-residential water, wastewater, and residential irrigation rate structure details as well as the monthly-equivalent bills computed at different consumption levels. You can access the tables of rates and rate structures by selecting the desired year below.
Funding Sources Table
A guide to available funding sources for water and wastewater utilities in this state.
Water & Wastewater Rates Summary Report
A short report summarizing the rates, rate structures and trends currently in use across the State of Hawaii. The report answers frequently asked questions about what utilities are charging, their rate structure designs, how rates have increased, affordability and financial sustainability of HI utilities. You can access the summary reports by selecting the links below.
Navigating Legal Pathways Report
A short report summarizing the principal legal barriers and opportunities to establishing an assistance program for low-income water and wastewater utilities in the state.
For guidance on how to use the Hawaii Water and Wastewater Rates Dashboard, please refer to the webinar that covers topics concerning rates, rate-setting, and other powerful financial management tools for water and wastewater utilities.
Water and Wastewater Dashboard
The Rates Dashboard is an interactive tool to assist with understanding, bench marking, and assessing a utility's rates, financial health, affordability, and other metrics. In addition, this year's dashboard includes a new "download data" feature allowing users to download all of the data feeding the dashboard and the comparison group selected.
Click the image below to explore the HI Dashboard.
The purpose of the blog is to support communities interested in sustainable and innovative financing mechanisms for delivering environmental services such as clean water and energy /waste management. The list below represents all blogs specifically related to Hawaii.
- Surf’s up for Fossil Fuels in Hawai’i? The Aloha State’s New Law to Adopt 100% Renewable Energy Generation by 2045
- Lessons from Drinking Water Systems in Hawai‘i and the U.S. Territories