Dhana Raj
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Dhana Raj

General Manager - Project Development

Malaysia Nuclear Power Corporation







Hi there! Let me introduce myself.

I have 20 years of engineering, project management and leadership experience in the energy sector in a diverse portfolio of coal, natural gas, hydroelectric, renewables and nuclear.

My career has spanned across a broad spectrum of power generation roles including construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance, data analytics, training, technical consulting, research and policy development.

I believe in striving towards a balanced, sustainable and low-carbon energy mix, while maintaining a practical approach to the trilemma of energy equity, energy security and environmental sustainability.

I am a certified LEGO® Serious Play® facilitator and an experienced technical presenter with a passion for sharing knowledge and developing talent through gamification and other innovative methods.

Science Communication
Technical Presentations
Lego Serious Play
Climate Change
Renewable Energy
Sustainable Energy
Nuclear Energy
Project Management
Professional Training & Coaching
Power Generation
My Working Experience
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General Manager - Project Development

Malaysia Nuclear Power Corporation

October 2012 - Current

I lead a multi-disciplinary team in undertaking studies, projects and initiatives to explore the use of nuclear energy as a potential source of sustainable, low-carbon electricity in Malaysia.

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Technical Expert - Power Plant Control Systems

Tenaga Nasional Berhad, Generation Division Headquarters

January 2007 - September 2012

I led operational intelligence, cybersecurity and technical support initiatives for TNBs fleet of ten coal, natural gas and hydroelectric power plants.

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Senior Engineer - Instrumentation, Control & Information Systems

Tenaga Nasional Berhad, TNB Janamanjung

October 1999 - December 2006

I was a pioneer member of the project and operations groups for a 2100MW coal-fired power plant.

My Education
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Sustainable Energy Systems

University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

September 2010 - September 2011

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Electronic & Electrical Engineering

University College London, United Kingdom

September 1996 - August 1999

I would like to mentor
  • Students
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Working Professionals
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