BrightSource Energy

1999 Harrison Street Suite 215
Oakland, California, 94612
http://www.brightsourceenergy.com

David Ramm(CEO)

Business Description :


BrightSource Energy, Inc., a solar thermal technology company, designs, develops, and sells proprietary systems to produce energy in utility-scale electric power plants in United States and internationally. The company’s systems use fields of tracking mirrors, known as heliostats, controlled by its proprietary software to concentrate sunlight onto a solar receiver/boiler unit to produce high-temperature steam. The steam produced in the solar receiver/boiler unit is used in a conventional steam turbine to produce electricity or in industrial applications, such as thermal enhanced oil recovery. It also acts as the system architect for the layout and optimization of the solar field; and provides technical services related to the design, engineering, and operation of systems, as well as overall project development services, including site acquisition, permitting, transmission, interconnection to the electrical grid, and securing power purchase agreements. The company sells its products to utility-scale solar thermal power project owners and contractors, and oil production companies pursuing thermal enhanced oil recovery activities. It has strategic relationships with Bechtel Power Corporation, NRG Solar LLC, and ALSTOM Power Inc. The company was formerly known as Luz II, Inc. and changed its name to BrightSource Energy, Inc. in January 2007. BrightSource Energy, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is based in Oakland, California.

BrightSource Energy

1999 Harrison Street Suite 2150
Oakland, California, 94612
http://www.brightsourceenergy.com

Dave Ramm(CEO)

Business Description :


BrightSource Energy, Inc. is an Oakland, California based, corporation that designs, builds, finances, and operates utility-scale solar power plants.