Energy buyers

Maximizing value for our customers

Power contracts for large-scale renewable energy buyers 

In addition to advancing their sustainability goals, our renewable energy buyers capitalize on long term budget certainty and cost savings through competitive solar and energy storage procurement contracts customized to our partners’ needs. We have executed power purchase agreements and build-transfer agreements with utilities, corporates, universities, cities and governments.

Our expert in-house team of energy advisors will assess your environmental, energy and business goals to create a customized, holistic renewable power contract designed to meet your objectives.

Who we are

Global leaders in solar and storage

Lightsource bp is a global leader in the development and management of large scale solar and energy storage projects. Our worldwide team includes over 1,200 industry specialists, working across 19 countries. Leveraging our strategic partnership with bp, we are helping drive the world’s low-carbon energy transition with competitively priced, dependable, clean energy for businesses and communities.



Our track record

Successful USA energy buyer partnerships

We finance, build and operate cost-competitive, large-scale clean energy solutions and maintain long-term strategic collaboration with our customers through full lifecycle services from initial site selection and permitting through to long-term management. With a large US pipeline of projects, Lightsource bp offers an unmatched combination of experience, scale and stability to our project partners. In total, the Lightsource bp US Business Development team has executed 4.1 gigawatts of solar power contracts with prominent energy buyers such as Xcel Energy, Amazon, Verizon, L3Harris, McDonald’s, eBay and Penn State University.

Case studies: USA energy buyer partnerships

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Your guide to clean energy procurement

Procuring renewable energy is a notoriously complex process, with many factors to consider. How much do we need? Where do we get it? What kind of contract is right for us?

Our job is to support businesses and organizations as they seek to cut emissions and meet sustainability commitments. These resources are designed to help clean energy buyers through the process.

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Solar & storage solutions

Learn about our power contracts

Lightsource bp offers a wide range of energy solutions for customers across America, providing cost-effective end-to-end offerings fully customized to meet your individual business needs.

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Why add energy storage?

Battery storage can enhance the benefits of solar

Adding BESS