BP boosts its stake in solar energy firm Lightsource BP

It is buying additional equity in the firm via an issue of new shares, taking its interest from 43% to 50%

MOD takes aim at 1.4MW subsidy-free solar power plant in Gloucester

It will consist of 5,200 solar panels and generate enough electricity to power around 350 homes

BP to supply Amazon with 170MW of renewable power

Under the power purchase agreements, BP will provide electricity from new build wind and solar projects in Sweden and Spain from 2021

Seven new subsidy-free solar power plants switched on in Italy

Octopus Renewables said the plants, located on the island of Sardinia, have a total capacity of 70MW

Plans for new floating solar power plant in the Netherlands

It will have a capacity of 1.2MW and will be installed at Gendringen, where Netterden, Vattenfall’s partner that is funding the project, has been extracting sand and gravel for 25 years

UK first: Solar power plant helps keep the lights on at night

One of Lightsource BP’s solar farms in East Sussex provided a reactive power voltage support service overnight, delivered through UK Power Networks’ distribution network

Spain’s Audax inks PPA with innogy for solar power

Under the 10-year deal, innogy will supply electricity from its 50MW Alarcos solar farm from the first half of 2020

Iberdrola commits to 400MW of solar power plants in Extremadura

The energy giant’s clean energy relaunch plan in Spain will deliver 3,000MW of renewables up to 2022

Mainstream Renewable Power raises $580m for projects in Chile

It has reached financial close for the first phase of its project, which consists of seven wind and three solar generation assets in total

RWE inks solar plus storage PPA with Georgia Power

It will supply electricity from its 195.5MW Broken Spoke Solar plant, coupled with a 40MW battery storage unit