Lightsource BP acquired 1.9 GW PV pipeline in Brazil
Post date: 08/07/2019 - 13:47
Lightsource BP, UK-based developer and operator of solar installations announced the acquisition of approximately 2 GW of greenfield solar projects, at various development stages across Brazil, from Enerlife, an independent Latin American renewables developer. As part of this transaction, some members of the Enerlife team will transition across to Lightsource BP to continue serving the acquired portfolio. According to the company, »through this acquisition, Lightsource BP will significantly enhance its portfolio, bolster experience and establish its ambition to become a major player in the local solar market.«
Miguel Lobo, formerly CEO of Enerlife and previously General Manager at Martifer Renewables LATAM, joins Lightsource BP alongside other senior executives from the company. Lobo will join Lightsource BP as Director of Business Development. He has over 15 years of renewable energy expertise spanning Portugal, Spain, USA and Latin America, and has worked on the development of almost 5 GW of wind and solar projects throughout his career.