Jean-Philippe Castonguay leads BBA’s off-grid hybrid power business line. Over the past 10 years he has been actively involved with remote off grid power generation projects for both power utility corporations and mining operations. He has an engineering and finance background, giving him great insight into opportunities for renewable power development.
He leads multidisciplinary engineering, construction support and commissioning projects across Canada, including the territories. Notably, he has managed 1 to 4 MW diesel power plant and genset replacement projects in Nunavut, and more recently helped deliver a new 32 MW run-of-river hydro project in British Columbia.
As Director for Off-Grid Hybrid Power he is also responsible for keeping track of market disruptors, technological advancements and drivers in the industry, be it government incentives or strong desire for Indigenous ownership.