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Global clean energy summit to be held in Honolulu

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HONOLULU (AP) - An international conference on clean energy in Honolulu is expected to draw 1,200 attendees from more than 30 countries.

The 5th annual Asia Pacific Clean Energy and Expo begins Monday at the Hawaii Convention Center.

The Hawaii Tourism Authority says the state is an ideal place to discuss global clean energy issues.

The gathering is expected to generate $5 million in visitor spending and $487,000 in state tax revenue.

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