Talk:BP Solar

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Hi, I've been working on a series of articles relating to the important topic of Renewable energy commercialisation, and this page on BP Solar is an integral part of that. I am in no way affiliated with the company and would like the opportunity to change the writing style and add more info. Johnfos 05:34, 26 March 2007 (UTC)

BP Solar is important as it has been accused of trying to buy out solar energy patents, but is a major player, so I am going to remove the (non)notability tag. GB 10:53, 26 March 2007 (UTC)

BP recently founded BP Alternative Energy, which is a "business [which] aims to lead the market in low carbon alternative power generated from the sun, wind, natural gas and hydrogen". (from http://www.bp.com/sectiongenericarticle.do?categoryId=9007614&contentId=7014990). Does anyone know if BP Solar has been swallowed into this new sub-company? 128.12.125.162 04:06, 6 May 2007 (UTC)

WSJ resource[edit]

BP to Exit Solar Business After 40 Years by Alexis Flynn from London, exceprt ...

BP PLC has decided to draw the curtains on its solar business after 40 years, shutting down what was once earmarked as a key division in its quest to develop greener sources of energy. "We've tried and struggled to make money from it," a spokesman said, confirming reports of an internal email sent by Mike Petrucci, chief executive of BP Solar, that said the group was finding it difficult to ...

97.87.29.188 (talk) 01:32, 23 December 2011 (UTC)

For greener, see Green energy. 99.181.141.49 (talk) 12:47, 31 December 2011 (UTC)


This information was already included in the article. Beagel (talk) 16:21, 5 January 2012 (UTC)