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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results
Net sales of $676 million Net income per share of $0.54 Cash and marketable securities of $2.7 billion , net cash of $2.3 billion YTD net bookings of 5.2GW DC ; 1.1GW DC booked since prior earnings call Series 6 commercial shipments commenced from third factory location Earnings guidance lowered
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Toggle Summary Study Shows Flexible Solar Can Have Significant Grid Benefits
Solar that is operated flexibly provides significant added value compared to solar operated as a “must-take” resource TEMPE, Ariz. , Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new study conducted by Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc. (E3) and sponsored by First Solar, Inc.
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Toggle Summary First Solar Project Will Support PacifiCorp in Meeting Facebook Clean Energy Goals
58MW AC Cove Mountain Solar Project to Support Prineville, Oregon Data Center TEMPE, Ariz. , Oct. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A solar power plant developed and to be built by First Solar (Nasdaq: FSLR) will help support Facebook’s Prineville, Oregon Data Center with 100 percent renewable energy.
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Toggle Summary D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments Acquires Willow Springs Project from First Solar
100MW AC project adds to DESRI’s portfolio of PV assets TEMPE, Ariz. , Oct. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 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 100 Megawatt (MW) AC Willow Springs Solar
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results on October 25, 2018
TEMPE, Ariz. , Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018 , after the market closes on Thursday, October 25, 2018 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results
Net sales of $309 million Net loss per share of $(0.46) Cash and marketable securities of $3.1 billion , net cash of $2.7 billion YTD net bookings of 4.1GW DC ; 0.9GW DC booked since prior earnings call Series 6 commercial shipments commenced from second factory location Maintain 2018 EPS guidance
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results on July 26, 2018
TEMPE, Ariz. , July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 , after the market closes on Thursday, July 26, 2018 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and updated
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Toggle Summary First Solar Receives Outstanding Project Award at InterSolar EU
Smarter E Award recognizes NREL/CAISO/First Solar joint grid reliability study TEMPE, Ariz., July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the award citation, the Smarter E review jury called the study “proof of concept… a game-changer for large-scale solar plants” that demonstrated how “solar power plants
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Toggle Summary First Solar Announces New U.S. Manufacturing Plant
500 new jobs in Ohio , $400 million capital investment Production facility will triple company’s U.S. capacity TEMPE, Ariz. , April 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) today announced plans to build a new solar module manufacturing facility near its existing Perrysburg,
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial Results
Net sales of $567 million  GAAP EPS of $0.78 Cash and marketable securities of $2.9 billion , net cash of $2.4 billion YTD net bookings of 3.3GW DC ; 2.0GW DC booked since prior earnings call Series 6 module production commenced in early April TEMPE, Ariz.
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