Last week, Chevron Mike Wirth infamously said his company will not invest in wind and solar because of the low return to investors, suggesting investors can plant trees on their own with dividends released by the company.
"So when people ask if we really have the capability to deliver the returns we talk about, the answer couldn’t be clearer – yes, we can because we are. Lightsource bp continues to deliver and it continues to grow. And quite frankly we love it – because it works," Sanyal said.
Lightsource bp has a U.S. portfolio of nearly 10 GW, including 2 GW entering into operations or construction in the last 18 months.