Matt Kennedy, M.Sc., R.P.Bio. VP Environment, Innergex Renewable Energy Inc.
Matt is responsible for all environmental matters relating to Innergex’s portfolio of operating renewable energy projects in Canada and internationally (wind, solar, hydro), including 21 run-of-river hydroelectric projects in British Columbia. He is responsible for compliance with provincial and federal approvals for each hydro project, including terms for water usage, provision of minimum instream flows and flow ramping during plant operations. Prior to entering the renewable energy sector in 2006, Matt worked as a consulting aquatic biologist for a ten year period primarily in western Canada.
Managing run-of-river hydroelectric projects