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Peter Cowan

Peter Cowan

Peter Cowan

Pr Eng, MSc(Elec), SMSAIEE

Qualifications :
Trade tested Fitter & Turner
HND (Mech.) Natal Technikon, 1978
BSc (Elec.) cum laude University of Cape Town, 1982
MSc (Elec.) University of Cape Town, 1985
Currently registered for a PhD at University of Kwa Zulu Natal
Membership of Professional Associations
ECSA
Senior Member of SAIEE
Member of Cigre

Career History
1989 to Date : Rainbow Technologies Pty Ltd (Managing Director)
1987 to 1989 : Rapha Pretorius Associates Inc. (Director)
1986 to 1987 : Eskom - TRI (Head of Power Systems Dynamics Section)
1983 to 1986 : Eskom - Corporate Transmission Engineering, (Senior Engineer on Static VAr Compensator Projects)

Fields of Specialisation
Quality of supply investigations and measurements
Harmonic Filter Design.
Measurement philosophies and overall tariff design and feasibility studies.
Voltage stabilisation with static VAr compensators & other devices.
Analysis and optimal design of power systems.
Generation Projects
  • Rainbow Technologies
  • Rainbow Technologies
  • Rainbow Technologies
  • Rainbow Technologies
  • ECSA
  • SAIEE
  • UKZN
  • Millenium Power