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Steve Quade
Senior Associate

+1 763.221.3427

Licensed professional engineer with 35 years of electrical engineering, project management and technical expertise in the energy industry, including more than 12 years in the renewable sector

As former principal engineer with Blattner Energy, engineered, procured and constructed large-scale, utility-connected electrical systems for wind, solar and battery storage projects up to 1,000 MW (total output of projects – 50,000 MW

Skilled in leading and implementing supply chain solutions for electrical material standards for EHV, HV and MV electrical equipment

Highly experienced in specifying and QA testing main power transformers, medium voltage cable and other high voltage and medium voltage equipment

Additional work experience includes Xcel Energy and ABB

Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering, Iowa State University; MBA, University of St. Thomas

Patent holder: Expanded Reactive Following for Distributed Generation and Loads of other Reactive Controller(s)