Doug Urban is the Chief Technology Officer of SPN. He is responsible for technology and operations in Japan and Ontario. This role encompasses technology strategy, network planning, engineering, grid integration and operations.
Doug brings over 35 years of Canadian and International experience in Solar and Biogas Manufacturing, protection and control, system planning, design, construction and sales in the electricity industry. His previous roles include Managing Director of Hanwha Solar Canada, Managing Director and Chief Technology Officer of BEKON Energy Technologies USA, Global Director of Hatch Ltd., General Manager at Virelec Ltd. and Manta Test Services, and Director of Network Planning & Development at Hydro One.
Doug is accredited with the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario in the field of electrical engineering. He studied at the University of Toronto and McMaster University.