Diana Prkacin

Diana Prkacin, Manager Business Development, Southeast Region & Ontario, has more than 17 years of experience in Power Generation - Solar, Wind, Fossil and Nuclear Generation - focused on proposals, programs and project management. Her background includes policy analysis for several states including, CA, NJ, AZ, FL and Ontario. Design & development of Distributed Solar Systems for individual homeowners to community solar. Over her career, she lead proposals and negotiated supply contracts for Utility Scale Wind and Solar Power Plants across the U.S. and Canada. Her project management expertise includes leading projects for Turbine Generator Service and Upgrades for scheduled and forced outages.

Areas of Expertise

  • Renewable Energy Policy Analysis
  • Solar & Wind Power Curve NPV Analysis
  • Solar EPC Contract Negotiation
  • Wind Turbine Generator Supply Technical Contract Negotiation: Datasheet Review, Power Curve, Warranties, Schedules
  • Cost Engineering of Various Energy Technologies

Experience & Background

  • Number of Years in Electric Power Industry: 20+
  • President, Cleantech Energy Florida (2013-2015)
  • Manager, Sales & Marketing, Siemens Solar (2010-2012)
  • Proposals Manager, Siemens Wind Energy (2007-2010)
  • Projects Manager, Siemens Energy (2003-2007)
  • Sales & Marketing Engineer, Siemens Oil & Gas (2001-2003)
  • Cost Engineer, Atomic Energy of Canada (1998-2001)
  • Quality Assurance Engineer In Training, Nuclear Projects Managers (1994-1998)

Accomplishments & Industry Recognition

  • Professional Engineer, Ontario (since June 2004)
  • PMI Project Management Professional (since April 2004)

Education

  • MBA, Rollins College (2008)
  • Finance & Accounting Certificate, Wharton (2004)
  • BESc, University of Western Ontario (1998)

Diana may be contacted at dprkacin@quanta-technology.com.