In addition to advancing their sustainability goals, our renewable energy buyers capitalise on long term budget certainty and cost savings through competitive solar power procurement. Our energy buyers include utilities, corporates, universities, cities and governments.

Local success enabled by the strength of a global platform

Lightsource bp is a global leader in the development and management of large-scale solar projects. Our worldwide team includes over 500 industry specialists, working across 15 countries. Leveraging our strategic 50:50 with bp, we are helping drive the world’s low-carbon energy transition with competitively priced, dependable, clean energy for businesses and communities.

We finance, build and operate cost-competitive, large-scale clean energy solutions. With a large European pipeline of projects, Lightsource bp offers an unmatched combination of experience, scale and stability to our project partners. The Lightsource bp European Business Development and Power Markets teams have executed multiple power contracts with prominent energy buyers.

Why consider solar?

We deliver low cost, reliable, renewable electricity for large energy buyers, while reducing their carbon footprint and helping them meet customer expectations for environmental responsibility and stewardship.


Reduce costs

through long-term solar energy procurement and gain long-term budget certainty


Reduce carbon footprint

and meet sustainability commitments and provide a cleaner, healthier, safer environment for your community


No capital costs

as Lightsource bp develops, finances and constructs the solar project

Energy solutions, customised for your business needs

Our expert in-house team of energy advisors will assess your environmental, energy and business goals to create a customised energy solution designed to meet your objectives.


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European case studies

A track record of successful relationships with our energy buyers


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