Michael Beale is Head of Development and PPA at Lightsource Renewable Energy. With more than a decade of experience in the renewable energy industry, Michael has worked closely with corporate energy intensive users, large landowners, developers and financing houses to deliver both green-field and behind-the-meter energy solutions ranging from 3MW to 50MW in scale.
He leads the UK Development team which has delivered over 700MW of in-house solar plants in the last four years. Looking ahead, Michael is tasked with bringing together utility-scale solar generation & energy storage solutions for large corporates seeking to transition their business to utilise clean, low cost electricity.
Previously Michael was the Head of Developers & Contractors at EvoEnergy, before that he led teams at British Gas Solar & SolarCentury where he was responsible for building integrated solar PV projects across the UK.