Projects

Energy Generation and Energy Transportation
JPSecter and SERC Experience

SERC January 1989 - Present

Kwantlen First Nation
Strategic and operational advice and services re Environmental Assessment documentation for proposed BCTC ILM Transmission Line Project on Kwantlen Traditional Territory.

Columbia Power Corporation, Victoria, B.C. 2003 - 2008
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services for the Waneta Expansion Project.

Portland Canal Aggregates Corporation Vancouver, B.C. 2001
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services for small hydro electric generation to power remote quarrying operation

Stothert Power Corporation, Vancouver ,B.C. 2003
Strategic advice re environmental assessment process and requirements for proposed windpower development on north-west Vancouver Island

Sea Breeze Energy Corp, Vancouver B.C.2002
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services for sea based windpower developments in Georgia Strait and Haro Strait

International Powerhouse Energy Corp. 2002
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services for private hydro-electrical generation in south Central BC (Cascade Heritage Power Park)

Columbia Power Corporation, Victoria, B.C.1998 - 2003
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services for the Brilliant Expansion Project. 1998-2003.

Resource Inventory Branch, BCMELP, Victoria. 2001
Strategic Planning Services for Implementation of BC Alcan 1997 Agreement.

West Coast Sustainability Association, Ucluelet, B.C. 2000
Strategies and related activities re windpower development at Ucluelet. .

Westcoast Energy Ltd. Vancouver, B.C. 1997
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services to the VP Environment.

Westcoast Energy Ltd. Vancouver, B.C. 1996
Analysis of the implications of the BC Forest Practices Code to the oil and gas industry,

Columbia Power Corporation, Victoria, B.C. 1996-1998
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services for the Keenleyside Powerplant Project. 1996-1998.

Columbia Power Corporation, Victoria, B.C. 1994-1996
Strategic environmental and regulatory advice and services for the Waneta Generating Station Expansion (first round) Project.

RBC Dominion Securities and B.C. Ministry of Investment and Employment. 1994
Analysis of the implications to Waneta Dam Expansion and concerns raised for Sturgeon and Sturgeon Habitat.

Greater Vancouver Water District via Klohn Leonoff Engineering and Triton Environmental Consultants Ltd. 1991-92.
Regulatory and environmental strategies, permit and approval facilitation for Cleveland Dam Hydroelectric generation and transmission.

TRIUMF-KAON Facility. 1990
Review and advice regarding public involvement and review of Draft Environmental Assessment.

Alcan Smelters and Chemicals Ltd. via Triton Environmental Consultants Ltd. 1989-91
Coordination, planning and management of environmental design requirements, government permitting, and environmental supervision, monitoring and indoctrination for the Kemano Completion (Hydro-electric) Project.

B.C. Hydro (External Relations). 1989-90
Coordination and facilitation of applications for certification of major generation and transmission projects on behalf of specific Project Managers (Site C generation; Keenleyside generation; Kelly Lake-Cheekye Transmission; WWP Intertie; PSPL Intertie).

 

JP Secter for Public Service of B.C. June 1973 - December 1988

As Manager, Project Evaluation (Transportation, Industrial, Energy ) and Coastal Programs, Planning and Assessment Branch, B.C. Ministry of Environment and Parks, Victoria B.C. 1980 - 87
* Westcoast Offshore Petroleum Exploration 1983 - 86 -- Provincial Secretary to Federal - Provincial Environmental Assessment Review Panel.
* Ministry of Environment Evaluation of Offshore Oil Exploration on the B.C. Coast 8 -83.
*Conducted Preliminary Assessment of proposed Westcoast offshore oil exploration.
* Ministry Evaluation of Alternative Vancouver Island Gas pipeline proposals.

As Head, Environmental Services Section, Water Resources Services. B.C. Ministry of Environment, Victoria B.C. 1978 - 80
* Coordination of review of major development proposals before the Ministry of Environment including pipelines, transmission lines, ports, marinas, and hydro-electric projects.
* Ministry of Environment Representative to the Inter-Ministry Energy Project Coordinating Committee
*BC Member of 5 Federal Environmental Assessment Review Panels
* BC Observer to the Northern Pipeline Federal Environmental Assessment Review Panel

Land Management Branch, B.C. Ministry of Lands Forests and Water Resources. Victoria, B.C. 1973 - 77
* Coordination of review of major development proposals before the Ministry of Lands, Forests and Water Resources including pipelines, transmission lines, ports, marinas, and hydro-electric projects.