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02/25/2009;3Confidentiality and Intellectual Property Agreement FIRST SOLAR, INC.,
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FIRST SOLAR, INC.10K
02/25/2009RELOCATION MEMO
Date: October 31, 2006
To:Jens Meyerhoff
Position:
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FIRST SOLAR, INC.10K
02/25/2009RELOCATION AGREEMENT~
Home Finding Trips:

%Associates and spouse (if applicable)1)are allowed a total of two round trips to2*Phoenix for the purpose of selecting a new
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(residence. The number of days reimbursed0(for Home Finding will not exceed a total1)of eight (8) days and eight (8) nights at1)the relocation destination. Costs related.&to round trip transportation, lodging,/'car rental and reasonable meals will bereimbursed.~
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FIRST SOLAR, INC.10K
02/25/2009RELOCATION AGREEMENT
a)Air Coach/Tourist Class
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Auto mileage allowance at the current company:2rate of 40.5 cents per mile plus tolls. Reasonable.&allowable time will be computed on the
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02/25/2009RELOCATION AGREEMENT
a)4,Transport of household and personal effects.
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*Costs related to packing/loading/unloading2*/unpacking of goods during a normal Monday through Friday workweek.
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f)0(Storage of household goods not to exceeda maximum of 60 days.
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02/25/2009RELOCATION AGREEMENT
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02/25/2009RELOCATION AGREEMENT
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