We are Lightsource

Since inception in 2010 we have grown significantly – from a tiny start-up to a major global player. Now, our ambitious and innovative solutions are being employed worldwide, transforming the mindset of modern energy.



Our size, scale and reach, alongside our groundbreaking financial engineering, establishes us as a global market leader. We are perfectly placed to showcase the speed of development and scalability of solar technology, and it’s these key qualities that enable us to play a pivotal role in the future global energy mix.

Integrated Platform

We deal with everything in-house. The strength of our team’s wide-ranging expertise is completely unparalleled by other developers, and it shows… in 2015 alone we saw 65 projects through development, finance, construction, management, operations and maintenance.

Financial Engineering

We have already sourced and secured finance and funding for all our projects. Our unique financial engineering allowed us to raise £1.1 billion of project finance debt in 2015 alone.

Superb Track Record

We have an unrivaled track record of excellence in planning, developing, operating and managing solar installations. Since 2010, we’ve deployed more than £2.2 billion into solar assets.

Operations & Maintenance

We have the largest dedicated solar operations and maintenance (O&M) division in Europe. Managing a portfolio of over 7,500 acres, our in-house team guarantee the performance of all our solar assets.

Lightsource news from around the world

North American leadership team appointed to drive expansion into U.S energy market

06 April 2017

Lightsource Renewable Energy has announced its North American management team that will lead its expansion into the U.S. energy...


Turning On N.Ireland’s Largest Solar Project!

27 March 2017

We’re pleased to announce the commissioning of a major solar development in Antrim, delivering over 32 MW of clean,...


14 New Sites Connected Ahead of March ROC Deadline

20 March 2017

We’ve connected 14 new UK sites, well ahead of the 1.2 Renewable Obligations Certificate (ROC) March 31st deadline. Totalling...

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