IEEE Atlanta PES Meeting/Luncheon - Solar Farm Design

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At our next luncheon, we will be privileged to have Biren Patel to discuss Solar Farm Design. The luncheon will be held at 62 Lake Mirror Road, Building #6, Conference Room (6A) on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at noon. A map to the event, presentation details and speaker bio can be found below.



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  • Southern Company Services
  • 62 Lake Mirror Road
  • Forest Park, Georgia
  • United States 30297
  • Building: Building #6
  • Room Number: Conference Room (6A)
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  • Starts 26 January 2015 08:05 PM
  • Ends 08 February 2015 11:55 PM
  • All times are US/Eastern
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  Speakers

Biren Patel

Topic:

Solar Farm Design

Biography:

Biren Patel is an Electrical Engineer and Project Manager specializing in substation and solar plant design.  After 6 years at Burns & McDonnell, Biren left to start his own engineering firm, BPE.

 

BPE’s solar design experience includes interconnection substations and several of the first megawatt-scale plants in Georgia, including Upson 1MW, Camp 3MW, and Camilla 20MW.  BPE also currently serves as the engineering consultant for the maintenance contract of the 30MW Simon Solar Farm in Social Circle.

 

BPE’s substation experience includes designs and studies for MEAG, GTC, FPL, Duke, and Entergy.  They have recently joined the Southern Company family as an approved contractor for both Physical and Relay Protection and Control services.

 

Biren is an active member of IEEE, serving on the D5 Working Group on Lightning Protection, and serves on the executive committee for the Atlanta Power Electronics Society (PELS).  Biren is also a registered Professional Engineer in Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, North Carolina and New Jersey.  He graduated from Georgia Tech with a BSEE in 2005 and from the University of Georgia with an MBA in 2012.  He is also a PMI licensed Project Management Professional (PMP).  He and his wife currently live in Macon, Georgia.

Biren Patel

Topic:

Solar Farm Design

Biography: