News & insights
16 Nov, 2023
Here’s what the electrical grid of the future looks like
Today’s grids were built for a different age. A grid powered by renewables looks very different – with energy storage playing a key role in balancing supply and demand.Read story
29 Dec, 2021
Watch our 2021 year end video
As 2021 comes to an end, we’ve created a video to celebrate our people and our best moments across the world.
02 Dec, 2021
From millions to billions – why finance is key to delivering a low-carbon future
A few months ago, we announced our partnership with 10 major global banks, including CIBC, to provide a $1.8 billion credit facility.
09 Nov, 2021
Lightsource bp strengthens executive team with new Group General Counsel
9th November 2021 – Global solar leader, Lightsource bp is pleased to announce the appointment of Lee Young as its new Group General Counsel. Lee will oversee the legal,
02 Nov, 2021
A broader reach, Sam’s story
Joined 2020, Ireland – I’ve been aware of Lightsource bp for pretty much my whole career. I have a background in engineering, and in my first role…
19 Oct, 2021
UTV UpClose: The Climate Emergency
Our Head of Business Development for the UK & Ireland, Tara Reale joins the discussion on UTV’s UpClose: The Climate Emergency…
27 Sep, 2021
A common purpose, Brian’s story
Joined 2015, UK – Before I joined Lightsource bp, I had trained as a General Practice Lawyer in Ireland and had moved to London…
20 Sep, 2021
Lightsource bp further accelerating growth, now targeting 25GW solar developments by 2025
Global solar leader Lightsource bp today announced it has secured a new $1.8 billion revolving credit facility and trade finance facility.
09 Sep, 2021
We’re constructing 1.3GW of solar so far in 2021!
Despite a global pandemic, hundreds of team members working remotely and intermittent national lockdowns, we’re still on track for making 2021 one of of the best years yet.
06 Sep, 2021
New Head of Government Affairs for Europe appointed
Lightsource bp is pleased to announce the appointment of Francisco Beirão as the company’s new Head of Government Affairs for Europe.
19 May, 2021
Solar projects connected in 2020
Despite a global pandemic, hundreds of team members working remotely and national lockdowns for most of our offices, we still managed to make 2020 one of our best years yet.
07 May, 2021
New Global Head of Investments appointed
Lightsource bp is pleased to announce the appointment of Olivier Fricot as Global Head of Investments.