Wednesday, 01 Jun 2022
Lightsource bp’s 210 MW solar project contracted by Casa dos Ventos; A 50 MW solar power plant has come online in the Dominican Republic; Brazil’s A-4 auction selects 948 MW new capacity including 166.06 MW solar PV.
Tuesday, 17 May 2022
Lightsource bp has forayed into a new solar market, Taiwan, which also marks its entry into the East Asian region, with a 150 MW project co-locating solar with aquaculture in a co-development partnership with Green Rock Energy.
Tuesday, 10 May 2022
Lightsource bp is expanding into the French solar market with a target to produce 1 GW pipeline of large scale power plants by 2026 by participating in public tenders and corporate power purchase agreements (PPA).
Thursday, 21 Apr 2022
Solar energy platform of global oil and gas major bp plc, Lightsource bp (LSbp) has entered the New Zealand market, its 18th globally, via a 50: 50 joint venture (JV) with local energy utility Contact Energy.
Orbital Solar Constructing 130 MW DC Solar Project & More From BayWa, Sunnova, Palmetto, Aspen, SolarJuice
Monday, 28 Feb 2022
BayWa has sold solar and storage projects to Eni; OSS has commenced construction on Black Bear Solar Project for Lightsource bp; Sunnova starts repair services; Palmetto raises $375 million & Aspen $120 million; SolarJuice Technology to upgrade i.
Tuesday, 01 Feb 2022
Britain headquartered solar power developer Lightsource bp has announced the appointment of Bernardo Goarmon as the group chief financial officer (CFO) who has moved from EDP Renewables North America where was till now the executive vice-president (EVP) finance.
Monday, 24 Jan 2022
American telecommunications company Verizon has signed renewable energy purchase agreements (REPA) for 7 new solar and wind power projects in the US, representing close to 910 MW capacity, with Leeward Renewable Energy, Duke Energy and Lightsource bp.
Tuesday, 18 Jan 2022
Spanish energy group Iberdrola’s wholly-owned subsidiary ScottishPower Renewables (UK) Limited has taken over more than 800 MW combined solar power capacity in the UK under 2 separate agreements signed with Elgin Energy and Lightsource bp.
Thursday, 23 Dec 2021
UK based solar power project developer Lightsource bp has announced a joint venture (JV) with Portuguese gas service provider Dourogas to establish up to 200 MW solar energy capacity to power 130 MW electrolyzers in Portugal.
Tuesday, 21 Dec 2021
US Senate nod to forced labor act: The US Senate has given its approval to the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) and sent it to President Joe Biden for clearance, making it one step away from becoming a law.
Wednesday, 20 Oct 2021
British solar project developer Lightsource bp has expanded its business in Europe, and entered Polish solar market with a co-development deal for 757 MW capacity. It expects to incur €500 million capital expenditure to bring this pipeline online.
Backed By Oil Giant BP, Lightsource BP Raises $1.8 Billion From 10 Global Financial Institutions; Aims To Grow Developed Solar Project Portfolio From 3.8 GW Now To 25 GW By 2025
Monday, 20 Sep 2021
The solar joint venture of British fossil fuel behemoth bp p.l.c., Lightsource bp has adjusted its vision for the future to grow to a massive 25 GW portfolio by 2025. For comparison, since 2010 it has developed 3.8 GW solar power projects globally.
McDonald’s & EBay To Source Solar Power From Lightsource BP’s 345 MW DC Solar Project In US Under Corporate Power Purchase Agreements
Thursday, 05 Aug 2021
The solar energy arm of global oil giant bp, Lightsource bp has secured corporate power purchase agreements (PPA) for its 345 MW DC solar power projects in the US with foodservice retailer McDonald’s Corporation and online marketplace eBay Inc.
Oil & Gas Giant BP Expands Renewables Pipeline To 23 GW With 9 GW Solar Development Projects Acquired From 7X Energy; Lightsource BP To Develop Projects In 12 US States
Wednesday, 02 Jun 2021
With the 9 GW solar energy development portfolio acquired in the US, bp has grown its total renewables project portfolio from 14 GW to 23 GW, and aims to report 50 GW by 2030.
Lightsource BP Enters Greek Solar Market With Announcement To Co-Develop 640 MW With Kiefer TEK; To Invest €900 Million For 1.35 GW In Portugal
Monday, 31 May 2021
British solar power project developer Lightsource bp has formally announced its entry into the Greek solar market with a co-development partnership of 640 MW with a local EPC company called Kiefer TEK.
Lightsource BP Secures Planning Approval To Expand 200 MW DC Wellington Solar Complex In New South Wales By 400 MW DC; Expands Italian Portfolio By 156 MW To Over 1.5 GW With Project Acquisitions
Thursday, 13 May 2021
British renewable energy company Lightsource bp has been granted planning approval for its 400 MW DC/350 MW AC Wellington North Solar Project in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
Ex-Investec Senior Executive Olivier Fricot Now Global Head of Investments For Lightsource BP’s Investment Management Group
Monday, 10 May 2021
Lightsource bp has appointed Olivier Fricot as the global head of investments for the British solar developer’s recently formed Investment Management Group. The main task of this group is to manage and drive value from the group’s asset portfolio.
Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Announces ‘Largest’ Solar Commitment By Any US Government To Date; To Source Power From 191 MW AC Capacity Being Developed By Lightsource BP
Thursday, 25 Mar 2021
Lightsource bp has announced it will build 191 MW AC solar PV capacity in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, power generated from which will be procured by electricity supplier Constellation to eventually supply to the Pennsylvania.
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Till the end of March 31, 2022, Italy’s cumulative installed solar PV capacity reached 22.96 GW with 185% annual growth in Q1/2022 numbers of 433 MW, says local renewables ... association Anie Rinnovabili @ANIE_Fed #solarpv #solarenergy #solarpower #Italy https://taiyangnews.info/markets/italy-installed-433-mw-new-solar-in-q1-2022/
German laser technology company for solar PV industry @3DMicromacAG will supply its microCELL MCS high-throughput laser cutting solution to EPC company Bottero SpA for installation... in @enelgreenpower's 3Sun Gigafactory in Italy with 3 GW capacity #solarpv https://taiyangnews.info/business/german-laser-cutting-solution-for-italys-egp/
Global alternative asset manager @Brookfield Asset Management raises $15 billion from institutional investors for its inaugural impact fund, Brookfield Global Transition Fund; ... Claims it to be the world’s largest private fund to facilitate net-zero economy https://taiyangnews.info/business/15-billion-for-brookfields-energy-transition-fund/
Solar panel & inverter supplier @OrnateSolar has commissioned claiming it to be the ‘largest’ building integrated rooftop PV system in India with 530 kW system size, for ... Pangaea Natural Stone in Rajasthan, using @Enphase inverters & @Canadian_Solar modules https://taiyangnews.info/technology/indias-largest-roof-integrated-solar-system/