Commission Documents

The following is a list of documents released by the State Climate Commission:

[NEW] Annual Report (2020)This Annual Report highlights the Commission’s intentions to support resilience in vulnerable communities, important policy tools that are in the works, the commission’s engagement with local, national, and international governments and much more!
Commission’s Report to the 31st Legislature, State of Hawaiʻi, 2021 Regular Session (2020) Report from the Commission to the Thirty-First Legislature State of Hawaii. Highlightsupdates and actions done by the Commission over the past year.
Testimonies for 2020 Legislative Session (2020) Submitted testimony of State Climate Commission Coordinator Anukriti Hittle, on behalf of the Commission, in consideration of HB 555, Relating to the Environment.
Statement on Disaster Emergency Preparedness (2019) Joint News Release with University of Hawaiʻi Sea Grant that adopts recommendation for improving disaster recovery preparedness in Hawaiʻi, in response to Guidance for Disaster Recovery and Preparedness in Hawaiʻi (guide) by Hawaiʻi Sea Grant in partnership with DLNR and OP.
Statement on Ground Transportation Emissions Reduction (2018)State Climate Commission encourages urgent actions to combat transportation emissions through support to establish a Carbon Fee Program.
Statement on Adaptation to Impacts of Sea Level Rise (2018) State Climate Commission adopts recommendations for countering impacts of sea level rise in Hawaiʻi.