Darcy Trufyn joined Capital Power in 2009 and is the Senior Vice President, Operations, Engineering and Construction. In his present capacity, he is responsible for Operations, Construction, Engineering, Health, Safety and Environment and Supply Chain. Darcy oversees the safe operation of more than 5,000 megawatts of power generation (natural gas, solar, coal, biomass and wind) across North America and is responsible for the Reliability program which is helping to provide industry leading plant availability. Darcy is also responsible for ensuring that Capital Power maintains its competitive advantage constructing our new developments safely, on time, and on budget.
Darcy has extensive experience in the engineering and construction fields, including senior roles in a number of large projects in Alberta and the Maritimes. Prior to joining to Capital Power, Darcy was the Senior Vice President Construction with WorleyParsons in Calgary, where he was responsible for all Canadian construction activities and was the Director responsible for global construction. Previously, Darcy was the President of the construction firm Lockerbie & Hole, based in Edmonton.
Darcy, a professional engineer, is a graduate of the University of Alberta, Faculty of Engineering. Darcy serves as the Board Chair for the Art Gallery of Alberta and is a former Board Director of Wellspring Edmonton, which provides support for people dealing with life-changing effects of cancer.