Professional services firm GHD is adding to capability in renewable energy with the appointment of transmission and distribution specialist Nalin Pahalawatta.
Mr Pahalawatta has worked at TransGrid, Australian Energy Market Operator and Transpower NZ. He has also held roles in academia.
According to GHD Australian leader – power Steve Bond, Mr Pahalawatta is “well-placed to help steer transmission augmentation, generation, load and distribution connections as the electricity market transitions to more renewable generation.”
“It’s important that we start thinking ‘outside the box’, and foster the development of innovative solutions, as the power grids of tomorrow will be very different to what we experience today,” Mr Pahalawatta said.