Dr. Sebastian Palt

Dr. Sebastian Palt is an expert hydro power engineer with up to 20 years experience inhydropower development. Dr Palt currently works with a leading international engineering and consultancy firm Fichtner GmbH & Co as an Executive Director in Hydropower. His experience in planning of hydropower plants is exceptional and includes some of the largest hydropower projects in the world.


Dr. Palt engages extensively in performing feasibility studies for high head as well as low head hydropower plants in Europe, Africa, Asia as well as Central and South America (i.e. covering site selection, field measurements and the design of different civil structures).


Additionally, he has performed in great detail due diligences for greenfield projects as well as existing hydropower projects and developments. Finally, a substantial part of Dr Palt’s continuing experience is in value engineering, that is, focusing on optimising projects and providing independent reviews of existing planning.


Further information can be found on https://www.fichtner.de/