Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. To Announce Fourth Quarter And Year-End 2013 Earnings And 2014 EPS Guidance On February 18,

  Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. To Announce Fourth Quarter And Year-End
  2013 Earnings And 2014 EPS Guidance On February 18, 2014; American Savings
              Bank To Announce 2013 Earnings On January 30, 2014

PR Newswire

HONOLULU, Jan. 23, 2014

HONOLULU, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc.
(HEI) (NYSE: HE) said today that it plans to announce its 2013 earnings
results on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. In addition, American Savings Bank,
F.S.B. (American), a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of HEI, plans to
announce its 2013 earnings results on Thursday, January 30, 2014, the same day
American expects to file financial reports to meet regulatory filing
requirements.

HEI also announced that it will conduct a webcast and teleconference call to
discuss 2013 consolidated earnings and 2014 earnings per share (EPS) guidance
on Tuesday, February18,2014 at 12:00p.m. Hawaii time (5:00 p.m. Eastern
time).

Interested parties may listen to the conference by calling (877) 415-3182 and
entering passcode: 61297681, or by accessing the webcast on HEI's website at
www.hei.com under the heading "Investor Relations." HEI and Hawaiian Electric
Company, Inc. (Hawaiian Electric) intend to continue to use HEI's website,
www.hei.com, as a means of disclosing additional information. Such
disclosures will be included on HEI's website in the Investor Relations
section. Accordingly, investors should routinely monitor such portions of
HEI's website, in addition to following HEI's, Hawaiian Electric's and
American's press releases, HEI's and Hawaiian Electric's SEC filings and HEI's
public conference calls and webcasts. Also, at the Investor Relations section
of HEI's website, investors may sign up to receive e-mail alerts (based on
each investor's selected preferences). The information on HEI's website is
not incorporated by reference in this document or in HEI's and Hawaiian
Electric's SEC filings unless, and except to the extent, specifically
incorporated by reference. Investors may also wish to refer to the Public
Utilities Commission of the State of Hawaii (PUC) website at
dms.puc.hawaii.gov/dms in order to review documents filed with and issued by
the PUC. No information on the PUC website is incorporated by reference in
this document or in HEI's and Hawaiian Electric's SEC filings.

February 18, 2014 webcast will be available on HEI's website beginning about
two hours after the event. Replays of the teleconference will also be
available approximately two hours after the event through March 4, 2014, by
dialing (888) 286-8010, passcode: 22850388.

HEI supplies power to approximately 450,000 customers or 95% of Hawaii's
population through its electric utilities, Hawaiian Electric, Hawaii Electric
Light Company, Inc. and Maui Electric Company, Limited and provides a wide
array of banking and other financial services to consumers and businesses
through American, one of Hawaii's largest financial institutions.

Contact: Shelee M.T. Kimura          (808) 543-7384 Telephone
         Manager, Investor Relations  E-mail: skimura@hei.com
         & Strategic Planning

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SOURCE Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc.

Website: http://www.hei.com