to-the-point: Lightsource BP names Kevin Smith as Americas CEO

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January 15 (Renewables Now) - Lightsource BP has named Kevin Smith as the CEO for the Americas, the utility-scale solar developer said on Monday.

Prior to joining Lightsource BP, Smith accumulated over 30 years of experience in the renewable energy industry. He was CEO and one of the founding executives at California-based SolarReserve, senior vice president at Invenergy LLC, president of Insight Energy, COO of Rolls-Royce Power Ventures, and vice president - general manager of Indeck Energy Services.

During his career, Smith led the development, financing and construction of privately-owned energy projects in the US and more than a dozen countries across five continents, including solar and wind projects over the last 14 years, Lightsource BP said.

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