Published: 09 October 2006 09 October 2006
NaiKun Wind Development Inc has announced that Mr. Peter C. Hunter, of the United Kingdom, will assume the position of Vice President, Design and Construction, effective immediately.
Mr. Hunter has been involved with some 18 offshore wind energy projects throughout Europe and the United Kingdom and has been operating in the international arena for over 35 years. Prior to becoming VP and General Manager – OffShore, at the German turbine manufacturer, Nordex Energy GmbH based in Hamburg, Mr. Hunter acted as Managing Director for the Danish wind energy company, subsidiary, NEG Micon Ltd. Mr. Hunter will oversee all aspects of site evaluation for NaiKun, including geophysical, metocean and geotechnical surveys, as well as provide the required planning and analysis to support the forthcoming Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) development program. He will also be responsible for managing the project’s capital and operating cost estimates for the purposes of completing NaiKun’s bid to BC Hydro in 2007. He will also serve as a director on the NaiKun Board.