Dr KT Tan is the Chief Technical Officer at Viridian Solar, a UK company based in Cambridge with their renowned innovative Clearline Fusion products. For over a decade, he has been devoting his professional life to developing products and technologies for the renewable sector. He started to work with solar thermal well before the PV became a mainstream renewable solution.
As a Chartered Engineer, he specialises in new solar technologies with a particular interest in roof-integrated systems, advanced PV cell technologies and innovative mounting solutions. He also involved in the EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) of large-scale commercial solar PV installations as the General Manager of Intrinsic Power.
He is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (FIET). He actively participates in the PV industry as the Chair of the MCS Solar PV Technical Working Group. He is also a member of the GEL/82 Standards Policy and Strategy Committee for PV Systems and the Industrial Advisory Panel of the Centre for Doctoral Training in New and Sustainable PV.