Blue Planet Foundation and Hawai‘i Energy Efficiency Unlocked Giveaway
Official Contest Rules:

Official Rules for "Blue Planet Foundation and Hawai‘i Energy Efficiency Unlocked Giveaway," ("Contest") April 13, 2020 – April 30, 2020.

Blue Planet Foundation will conduct this Contest as described in these general contesting rules, and each participant agrees to the following:

By playing, each participant accepts and agrees to be bound by these official rules. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Must be 18 years of age or older, a fulltime resident of Hawai‘i and an electric utility ratepayer on the island of Hawai‘i,

na‘i,Lana‘iMaui, Moloka‘i or O‘ahu to participate. Multiple submissions will not be accepted. Void where prohibited.

To play, beginning April 13, 2020 – April 30, 2020:

Upon completion of navigating through the home energy tips on the microsite, complete all the fields on the Contest entry form (including your first name, last name, zip code/postal code, phone number and email address). Multiple submissions will not be accepted.

You may also enter by mailing in one self-addressed, stamped envelope and one 3" x 5" hand-written card. Card must contain customer's first name, last name, home address, zip code/postal code, phone number, email address, "Efficiency Unlocked 2020" written at the top of the card and the numbered answers to the following survey questions:

  1. Have you participated in any program or received a rebate from Hawai'i Energy?

    1. Yes

    2. No

  2. What have you done for your home to make it more energy efficient (include all letters that apply):

    1. Solar water heating

    2. Use ENERGY STAR® appliances

    3. Use ENERGY STAR® LED lighting

    4. Use ENERGY STAR® air conditioning

    5. Other: ____________________

  3. What's the best way to provide you info on how to save on your electric bill? Please rank the order from 1-9, 1 being the best way:

    1. ___ Email

    2. ___ Mail: postcard, letter

    3. ___ In my electric bill

    4. ___ Online ads: social media, search

    5. ___ Media: TV, radio

    6. ___ Newspaper ads

    7. ___ Word-of-mouth

    8. ___ At stores where I'm buying

    9. ___ At events

    10. ___ Home Energy Report

Only one card mail-in request per person before April 30, 2020, allowed. Cards post marked after April 30, 2020, will be discarded. Illegible cards will be discarded and deemed void. No facsimile or copies will be allowed. Mail hand-written card requests to: Blue Planet Foundation, ATTN: Efficiency Unlocked 2020, 55 Merchant Street Suite 1700, Honolulu HI 96813. By entering the Contest, you are opting in to receive various email updates from Blue Planet Foundation and Hawai‘i Energy. You may opt-out at any time.

Sponsors are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete or misdirected entries.

Any valuation of the prize is based on available information provided to the Blue Planet Foundation, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize and paying any expenses associated with any prize which is not specifically provided for in the official rules. The winner must provide Blue Planet Foundation with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded and will receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.

Only the prize winner may claim the prize. No proxies permitted. Prior to delivery of the prize, winner is required to execute a Release and Affidavit of Eligibility that must be received by the Sponsor within ten (10) days from winner’s receipt of the Release and Affidavit of Eligibility form. Failure to complete, execute and deliver the Release and Affidavit of Eligibility in the time and manner specified above could result in forfeiture of the prize. Upon acceptance of the prize, winner releases Blue Planet Foundation and sponsors from any and all liability for injury or damage to property regarding the prize.

Prize may not be exchanged for cash. No substitution of prize permitted. The depiction of the prize in any advertising or promotional materials may not reflect the actual prize to be awarded. Winner may not transfer the prize.

Entries will be reviewed beginning May 1, 2020 and winners will be contacted by phone and/or e-mail no later than May 8, 2020. If a winner(s) cannot be contacted by May 15, 2020 or is/are disqualified for any reason, Blue Planet Foundation reserves the right to determine an alternate winner or not to award that winner’s prize, in its sole discretion.

Winner agrees to the use of his/her/their name(s) and likeness(es), without any additional compensation, by Sponsors for publicity. By entering this promotion, the winner acknowledges that all Sponsors and venues have the right to publicize his/her/their name(s), voice(s), and likeness(es), the fact that he/she/they won, and all matters incidental thereto. Sponsors to include winners' names, photographs, recordings, etc. in any subsequent promotions, new releases or advertisements.

By participating in the Contest, participants agree to be bound by the decisions of Blue Planet Foundation personnel. Persons who violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in participating in the Contest, or obtain winner status using fraudulent means will be disqualified. Unsportsmanlike, disruptive, annoying, harassing or threatening behavior is prohibited. Blue Planet Foundation will interpret these rules and resolve any disputes, conflicting claims or ambiguities concerning the rules or the Contest and Blue Planet Foundation’s decisions concerning such disputes shall be final. If the conduct or outcome of the Contest is affected by human error, any mechanical malfunctions or failures of any kind, intentional interference or any event beyond the control of Blue Planet Foundation, Blue Planet Foundation reserves the right to terminate this Contest, or make such other decisions regarding the outcome as Blue Planet Foundation deems appropriate. All decisions will be made by Blue Planet Foundation and are final. Blue Planet Foundation may waive any of these rules in its sole discretion. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately circumvent, disrupt, damage or undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Blue Planet Foundation reserve the right to seek civil and/or criminal prosecution and/or damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Each winner must submit proof of eligibility and sign Blue Planet Foundation’s release form to claim the prize. Blue Planet Foundation may substitute prizes, amend the rules or discontinue the Contest any time. Blue Planet Foundation disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related to the conduct of the Contest. For a copy of the list of winners or a copy of the rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Blue Planet Foundation, 55 Merchant Street, Suite 1700, Honolulu, HI 96813, ATTN: Efficiency Unlocked 2020. All entries become the property of Blue Planet Foundation and will not be returned.

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Thank you for Helping Keoni and pluggy become energy smart!

Enter your information below for a chance to win one of four
energy bill buster kits!

each winner will receive:

  • Choice of $50 gift card to Foodland Farms, Costco, or Amazon
  • 4 LED bulbs (A19 shape)
  • 1 Tricklestar advanced power strip
  • 2 faucet aerators for bathroom
  • 1 faucet aerator for kitchen

Thank you for Helping Keoni and pluggy become energy smart!

Enter your information below for a chance to win one of four
energy bill buster kits!

each winner will receive:

Choice of $50 gift card for: Foodland Farms, Costco, or Amazon, 4 LED bulbs (A19 shape), 1 Tricklestar advanced power strip, 2 faucet aerators for bathroom, 1 faucet aerator for kitchen

Contest ends April 30, 2020, 11:59 PM Hawaii Standard Time. Winners will be selected by May 1, 2020. Rules Apply