David ButlerDavid Butler, Executive Director, Canadian Clean Power Coalition (CCPC)
David Butler is the Executive Director for the Canadian Clean Power Coalition (CCPC). He is responsible for helping five power companies and several government agencies find economic ways to reduce CO2 emissions from coal plants. He completed the technical and economic analysis of the CCPC’s latest studies on carbon capture and biomass co-firing. David has 27 years of experience working in the power and GHG reduction industries primarily in the areas of economic and technical evaluations, project management and business development.
David has evaluated the economics of billions of dollars worth of gas, wind, coal, carbon capture, hydro, and nuclear power plants, power purchase arrangements, and transmission lines.
David is also president of Power Courses Ltd and teaches several courses including the Carbon Capture Technology and Economics Course. He was also the Economic Lead for the CO2 Capture Project and evaluates projects for the Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation and the Grand Challenge.