Green Business Resources

For Businesses operating on the Island

of Kauai here are professional resources able to assist you in areas of sustainability. 

Emily Medeiros

County of Kaua'i

Recycling Specialist

(808) 241-4841

[email protected]

Emily works with all types of businesses

regarding an array of recycling initiatives

Ben Sullivan

County of Kauai

Kauai Energy Coordinator

[email protected]

Ben can discuss the “forecast” in terms of renewable

energy and long-term, big planning energy ideas in store

for the island

Eric Knutzen

Kauai Community College

Executive Director

Ho`ouluwehi Sustainable Living Institute of Kaua`i

808-245-8109

[email protected]

In addition to being an owner of “green” businesses,

Eric can discuss education and training programs at

Kauai Community College in various areas regarding sustainability

Paul Daniels

Kauai Island Utility Cooperative

Commercial Energy Service Representative

808-246-8275

[email protected]

Paul can discuss energy saving ideas, tips,

and incentive programs for businesses

Brett Schmauch

Unlimited Construction Inc.

Kauai Operations Manager

[email protected]

Unlimited offers a team of Leaders that are building

sustainable commercial construction and design

throughout Hawaii

Kurt Bosshard, Esq.

Owner of one of the largest solar farms on Kauai

808-245-5302

[email protected]

Attorney Bosshard can discuss lessons learned

from putting together this business deal in green energy

Ed Altman, CIC

Insurance Factors

Vice President

808-822-9550

[email protected]

Ed can discuss insurance and financing instruments

for green businesses of all types

Angela Hoover

Hukilau Lanai Restaurant in Kapaa

Restaurant Manager

808-346-7964

Angela can discuss sustainable practices in the

restaurant and food business. The Hukilau Lanai

Restaurant maintains an organic garden that grows

herbs, spices, and edible flowers used in meal preparation