Lightsource bp banks $1.8bn for 25GW of solar power by 2025

It has secured the credit and trade finance facility from 10 global financial institutions to fuel its growth strategy, which is expected to create more than 500 new jobs over the next four years

McDonald’s and eBay partner with Lightsource bp for US solar farm

The multinational giants have signed corporate power purchase agreements to power part of their US operations with solar

Lightsource bp powers up its first Spanish solar project

The Vendimia project consists of around 615,000 bifacial solar panels that will generate green electricity equivalent to powering more than 107,000 local homes

Lightsource bp injects €475m into new solar in Spain

The company will acquire projects with a total potential capacity of 703MW

Lightsource bp granted approval for 400MW solar farm in Australia

The Wellington North solar farm will consist of 1.2m bi-facial solar panels and contribute to New South Wales’ ambition to increase its share of renewable energy to more than 60% by 2030

Aussie solar farm to power bp’s service stations

All the service stations of bp across New South Wales will be powered by the solar project

Lightsource bp snaps up 845MW solar pipeline in Spain

It will work with Iberia Solar to bring the project pipeline, which consists of five sites across the regions of Castilla la Mancha and Castilla y León, to ‘ready to build’ status

Lightsource bp completes $380m financing for two Texas solar projects

That includes the 163MW Elm Branch and 153MW Briar Creek solar projects that are expected to offset greenhouse gas emissions by a total of 370,000 metric tons annually

Lightsource bp ready for Spanish solar boom with acquisition of 1GW portfolio

The investment is considered to be the company’s largest European acquisition to date

Lightsource BP starts construction of ‘bee-friendly’ solar farm in California

The project is designed to provide a renewable community power source while restoring pollinator habitats