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Utilities (electricity, water and fuel & miscellaneous)

Our consultancy history in the field of utilities since 2010:

2018

Utility company, Burkina Faso

Advising on a strategy for commercializing its HV fiber. Senior consultant.

2017 - ongoing

Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Saint Martin (COCI), Sint Martin

Designing and executing a tender process for selecting the best architect to design a Economic Service Centre and new Head Quarters of COCI. Project director.

2016 - ongoing

Utility company, Saba

Designing and executing a tender process for selecting the best contractor to implement a 1 MWp solar park in combination with power management and storage for grid stability (phase I) and managing the project on behalf of the client after selection of the contractor; project director.

2016 - 2017

Utility company, Sint Eustatius

Designing and executing a tender process for selecting the best contractor to implement a 2 MWp solar park in combination with an extension of the power management system and 6 MWh storage for demand shifting (phase II) and managing the project on behalf of the client after selection of the contractor; project director. 

2015

Utility Company, Sint Maarten

Conducting a study on feed-in tariffs to be applied for small-scale solar installations; senior consultant.

2015-2016

Utility company, Sint Eustatius

Designing and executing a tender process for selecting the best contractor to implement a 2 MWp solar park in combination with power management and 580 kWh storage for grid stability (phase I) and managing the project on behalf of the client after selection of the contractor; project director.

2014

Bureau Telecommunicatiezaken, Curacao

Conducting a study on communications networks for smart metering including rollout strategies, cost benefit analysis and financial modelling. The networks considered were wireless networks including Connode, CDMA 450 and LTE 450 and dedicated ultra narrow band networks. Senior consultant.

2014

Private investors, Somaliland

Designing a small-scale solar installation with storage that will serve as a model installation for potential buyers and design of a large scale solar installation for a hotel; project director.

2014

Private investors, Congo DRC

Designing and implementing of a small-scale solar installation with storage in Kinshasa that is serving as a model installation for potential buyers; project director.

2014

Utility company, Sint Eustatius

Conducting a feasibility study of a large-scale solar installation that will provide energy to the grid in combination with energy storage and a diesel generator; senior consultant.

2014

Private investors, Caribbean

Conducting a reconnaissance mission to Baja California and Chiapas (Mexico) to explore opportunities in the field of large-scale solar installations and small-scale solar installations and large scale wind turbines; mission leader.

2013 - 2014

Utility regulator, Curacao

Conducting numerous policy projects in the field of energy, fuel and water including financial modeling of durable energy projects; project director.

2012

Utility regulator, Curacao

Managing a grid stability study on maximum renewable production percentage; project director.

2012

Various private companies, Caribbean

Providing advisory services for several Caribbean companies on renewables investments; principal consultant.

2012

Utility regulator, Curacao

Designing a financial investment model for large scale Wind. Principal consultant.

2012

Utility regulator, Curacao

Managing an investigation of the causes of Non-Revenue Water losses; principal consultant.

2012

Government Somaliland

Providing a second opinion on draft Electricity Act; project director.

2012

Utility regulator, Curacao

Investigation of stability and security of electricity network regarding feed-in capabilities; senior consultant.

2010 - 2011

Utility regulator, Curacao

Financial investment model for large scale Solar; project director.

2011

 

Government, Sint Maarten

Advisory services on Regulatory framework Electricity and Renewables for Sint Maarten; project director.

2011

Utility regulator, Curacao

Development of operational procedures, requirements and training for grid-tied renewables installations; project director.

2011

Government of Somaliland

Policy on large scale and small-scale solar energy; project director.

2011

Utility regulator, Curacao

Status and advice on street lighting including investment options; project director.

2011

Utility regulator, Curacao

Investigation of CO2 emission levels, trade possibilities and obligations; project director.



2016 - ongoing: Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Sint Maarten.

Developing and execution of a tender process to select the architect for designing the Economic Service Center in Sint Maarten.


2016: Saba Electricity Company, Saba.

Conducting a feasibility study for a large scale solar park (phase I) to be used in combination with storage for grid stability and the existing diesel generators. Performing the project management to acquire and implement the aforementioned system.


2016 - ongoing: Statia Utility Company (STUCO), Sint Eustatia.

Conducting a feasibility study for a second large scale solar park (phase II) to be used in combination with storage for demand shifting and the existing diesel generators. Performing the project management to acquire and implement the aforementioned system.

2015: GEBE, Sint Maarten.

Developing a system for feed-in tariffs of solar energy.


2015: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Conducting a study on Non-Revenu Electricity (NRE) in order to find solutions to decrease the current level of NRE to a substantial lower level.


2014 - ongoing: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Conducting a second study on Non-Revenu Water (NRW) in order to find solutions to decrease the current level of NRW ( around 30%) to a substantial lower level and developing protocols to combat NRW.



2014 - 2016: Statia Utility Company (STUCO), Sint Eustatia.

Conducting a feasibility study for a large scale solar park (phase I) to be used in combination with storage for grid stability and the existing diesel generators. Performing the project management to acquire and implement the aforementioned system.


2013 - ongoing: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Conducting various training courses for installers in the field of small scale solar installations


2012 - 2013: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Conducting a study on Non-Revenu Water (NRW) in order to find solutions to decrease the current level of NRW ( around 30%) to a substantial lower level.


2012: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Developing a financial model for large-scale wind energy projects that can be used to asses the economical and financial aspects of project proposals.


2012: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Developing a financial model for large-scale solar projects that can be used to asses the economical and financial aspects of project proposals.


2012: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Developing a policy for small scale solar energy including a certification system for installation companies and professionals working in this sector.


2012: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Conducting a technical audit of all fuel-stations on Curacao.


2011: Bureau Telecommunicatie, Post and Utilities, Curacao.

Developing a policy on production, transport and distribution of drinking water.



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