Lā 266: All of the heavy equipment for construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope has been removed from the summit of Mauna Kea.


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TMT construction equipment removed from Mauna Kea

All of the heavy equipment for construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope has been removed from the summit of Mauna Kea. Telescope officials made the announcement Wednesday morning, and by Wednesday afternoon everything had been pulled from the mountain without incident. Next on Hawaii News Now: what some are saying this means for the fate of the $1.4 billion project, which has been on indefinite hold since the state Supreme Court invalidated its construction permit earlier this month. #HINews #HawaiiNewsNow #WeAreYourSource #MaunaKea (Video courtesy: Mehana Kihoi)

Posted by Mileka Lincoln on Wednesday, 16 December 2015