Low Carbon

Low Carbon

Careers at Low Carbon

Low Carbon creates renewable energy to fight climate change. We’re building a net-zero energy company that will power tomorrow and protect the planet for future generations.

Low Carbon was established in 2011 with one goal in mind: to make the biggest contribution possible in the fight against climate change. The aim is to play a key role in the historic effort to move the world to 100% renewable energy.

We are a long-standing certified B-Corporation, and recognized as gold standard for environmental impact. Low Carbon’s climate ambitions are to become one of the world’s first major net-zero energy companies and to have created 20GW of new renewable energy capacity by 2030.

Low Carbon has formed a strategic partnership with the Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) to build a leading global renewable energy Independent Power Producer. Low Carbon is committed to the development, investment and operation of renewable energy at scale. Low Carbon invests into both renewable energy developers and projects across a range of renewable energy technologies including solar PV, wind, energy storage, waste-to-energy and energy efficiency.

With a significant international renewable energy pipeline in development, Low Carbon is well-positioned to capitalise on opportunities as the need for renewable energy and energy security increases. 

We are extremely proud of the highly professional and talented team at Low Carbon. We have built a positive learning culture that incorporates respect, trust, collaboration, and a shared passion to combat climate change. It is an open, friendly and supportive environment, and we are proud to say we work here. As we grow, we are committed to increasing diversity in the team, and continuing to foster an inclusive environment where we can learn from each other.

Low Carbon is on a mission. Together, we will power tomorrow

Verified by Escape

Escape's take on Low Carbon

Low Carbon’s mission is more important now than ever. Founded with the purpose of making a significant and lasting impact on climate change, they believe it is critical to build scale in renewable energy generation to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions. They are a long-standing certified B Corp and recognised as gold standard for their environmental impact. We were not only impressed with their environmental credentials, but approach to employer benefits including Private healthcare, Paid volunteering days, Budget for private therapy, and career coaching.

Stats we are proud of

  • > 8GW

    Renewable Energy Pipeline (in development)

  • >390k

    Homes Powered (per annum)

  • >850k

    CO2e Emissions Avoided (tonnes since commissioning)

Behind the scenes

Benefits & progressive ways of working

Flexible working

  • Working hours

    Flex hours

Health & Wellbeing benefits

  • Cycle to work

    Cycle to work scheme
  • Private health care

    Private healthcare cover

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

    Bonuses paid

Working hours & Paid time off

  • Enhanced holidays

    25-30 days holiday