Senior Consultant, Green Energy
Mr. Schiettekatte is a professional engineer that has worked for over 15 years in the energy field has project analyst and business development for Hydro Quebec. He has a vast experience in analysing and negotiating investment opportunities in the new technologies for the energy sector. He is currently working on various opportunities in the frame of the “North Plan” of Quebec acting as technical advisor for various First Nation communities like the CREE Nation of Whapmagoostui. Mr. Schiettekatte owns investments in various technology start-up companies. He is majority owner in a 150 ha eco-residential development in Central America that was the pilot project for the LEED for House program of the US Green Building Council using renewable energy sources. He also worked for one of the leading European Wind turbine manufacturer as consultant for the Latin America market as well as for one of the leading Chinese State owned Electricity Corporation. Moreover, Mr. Schiettekatte has been teaching renewable energy in the Master program of the School of Architecture of the University of Costa Rica and his board member of various associations and committees.