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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on October 26, 2017
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) will report financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017 , after the market closes on Thursday, October 26, 2017 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and
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Toggle Summary First Solar to Host Analyst Day on Tuesday, December 5
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 28, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will host its 2017 Analyst Day on Tuesday, December 5 , via a live webcast. Presentations by the Company’s management team will begin at 10:30 a.m. EST and will include updates on First Solar’s business outlook,
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Toggle Summary First Solar Sells California Flats Project to Capital Dynamics
Phase I commissioning expected Q4 2017, Phase II commissioning expected Q4 2018 TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has completed the sale of the 280 Megawatt (MW) AC California Flats Solar Project in Monterey County, Calif.
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Toggle Summary D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments Acquires Cuyama Solar Project from First Solar
40MW project adds to DESRI’s portfolio of PV assets TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 17, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI) today announced the acquisition by a DESRI affiliate of the 40 Megawatt (MW)ac Cuyama Solar Project in Santa
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Toggle Summary First Solar Awarded 241MW Module Supply Contract for Edify Energy Solar Projects in Australia
Company to Deliver More Than 500MW in Australia over the Next 12 Months BRISBANE, Australia --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 11, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has been awarded a 241 megawatt (MW) DC module supply contract by RCR Tomlinson Ltd (ASX: RCR) as engineering,
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Toggle Summary First Solar Releases 2017 Sustainability Report
TEMPE, Ariz.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today released its annual sustainability report which highlights the company’s environmental and safety performance progress, industry-leading utility-scale PV project development practices, and the anticipated sustainability and
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Toggle Summary First Solar Releases 2017 Sustainability Report
Beats emissions intensity reduction target and achieves 4 percent absolute water reduction Environmental impact of First Solar PV systems is two-thirds lower than the average PV product TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today released its annual
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Net sales of $623 million GAAP EPS of $0.50 and non-GAAP EPS of $0.64 Cash and marketable securities of $2.2 billion , net cash of $1.9 billion Quarterly bookings of 1.5GW dc and new year-to-date bookings of 2.1GW dc Raise 2017 revenue, EPS, operating cash flow and net cash guidance TEMPE, Ariz.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on July 27, 2017
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 20, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 , after the market closes on Thursday, July 27, 2017 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and updated
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Toggle Summary EDF Renewable Energy Announces Acquisition of Solar Projects from First Solar
SAN DIEGO --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) today announced the acquisition of the 179 megawatt AC (MWac) Switch Station 1 and Switch Station 2 Solar Projects from First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) in late June. The projects, currently under construction, will sell their combined
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Toggle Summary First Solar Appoints Molly Joseph to Board of Directors
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced the appointment of Molly Joseph to its board of directors. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170609005104/en/ Molly Joseph , Chief
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Toggle Summary First Solar Secures Syndicated Development Loan Facility from Mizuho Bank for Utility-Scale Solar Projects in Japan
TOKYO --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it has signed a syndicated development loan facility agreement of approximately 7 billion yen ( US$64 million ) with Mizuho Bank Ltd. for its utility-scale solar project pipeline in Japan using First Solar modules.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Net sales of $892 million GAAP EPS of $0.09 and non-GAAP EPS of $0.25 Cash and marketable securities of $2.4 billion , net cash of $2.2 billion Raises 2017 revenue, EPS, operating cash flow and net cash guidance TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2017-- First Solar, Inc.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on May 2, 2017
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 24, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 , after the market closes on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and updated
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Toggle Summary First Solar to Review Alternatives for the Sale of Its Interests in 8point3 Energy Partners
Seeks to fully align resources and capital in support of transition to Series 6 offering Remains firmly committed to utility-scale project development business TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it, working together with its financial and legal
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Toggle Summary First Solar Sells Moapa Solar Project to Capital Dynamics
Cash equity ownership transfers to long-term owner Minority tax equity ownership held by GE Energy Financial Services , Goldman Sachs affiliate TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has completed the sale of the cash equity interests in the 250
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Toggle Summary First Solar to Deliver 48.5MW Manildra Solar Farm in Australia
Company's installed capacity to surpass 400MW in Australia SYDNEY --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that financial close has been reached for the Manildra Solar Farm in New South Wales (NSW), Australia . First Solar will leverage its expertise in utility-scale
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Toggle Summary First Solar Begins Operation of 250 Megawatt Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project
U.S. Senators Dean Heller and Catherine Cortez Masto Join First Solar and Moapa Band of Paiutes in Celebrating Commissioning of First Utility-Scale Solar Project on Tribal Land MOAPA, Nev. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and the Moapa Band of Paiutes joined Sen.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2016 Financial Results
Net sales of $3.0 billion for 2016 and $480 million for the fourth quarter GAAP loss per share of $(3.48) for 2016 and $(6.92) for the fourth quarter Non-GAAP EPS of $5.17 for 2016 and $1.24 for the fourth quarter Cash and marketable securities of $2.0 billion , net cash of $1.8 billion Maintain
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Toggle Summary First Solar Secures Syndicated Financing Arranged by Mizuho Bank for Utility-Scale Solar Project in Ishikawa, Japan
TOKYO --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it has obtained non-recourse project debt financing of approximately 27 billion yen ( US$240 million ) in a syndicated loan arranged by Mizuho Bank Ltd. for a utility-scale solar project in Ishikawa prefecture, Japan .
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