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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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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. To Announce First Quarter 2018 Financial Results on April 26, 2018
TEMPE, Ariz. , April 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) will report financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 , after the market closes on Thursday, April 26, 2018 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and updated
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Toggle Summary Vectren Selects Partner, Announces Location for 50 Megawatts of Renewable Energy in Southwestern Indiana
- Vectren chooses Spencer County for solar array EVANSVILLE, Ind. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 13, 2018-- Today, Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana (Vectren) and First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced that Vectren has selected First Solar to build the 50-megawatt (MW) solar array outlined last month
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2017 Financial Results
Net sales of $2.9 billion for 2017 and $339 million for the fourth quarter GAAP loss per share of $(1.59) for 2017 and $(4.14) for the fourth quarter Fourth quarter results include charges of $408 million, or $(3.91) per share, from U.S. tax reform Non-GAAP EPS of $2.59 for 2017 and non-GAAP loss per share of $(0.25) for the fourth quarter Cash and marketable securities of $3.0 billion, net cash of $2.6 billion 7.7GWDC of 2017 net bookings; 1.3GWDC of 2018 YTD net bookings Raise 2018 revenue, EPS and net cash guidance
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Toggle Summary First Solar to Build 200MWac Solar Plant in Twiggs County, Ga.
Constructed for Georgia Power REDI Program, 2,000-Acre Site Will Be Largest Solar Facility in Southeast U.S. TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 21, 2018-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) is set to proceed with development and construction of a 200-megawatt (MW)ac photovoltaic (PV) solar power
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Toggle Summary APS, First Solar Partner on Arizona’s Largest Battery Storage Project
50-MW solar plus storage facility will serve APS customers during hot summer months PHOENIX --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 12, 2018-- Two homegrown leaders in renewable energy, Arizona Public Service and First Solar (Nasdaq: FSLR), are bringing a first-of-its-kind 50-megawatt (MW) solar-fueled battery to
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. To Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results on February 22, 2018
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2018-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017 , after the market closes on Thursday, February 22, 2018 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these
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Toggle Summary 8point3, the Joint-Venture Yieldco of First Solar and SunPower, Enters into a Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Capital Dynamics View HTML
Toggle Summary First Solar Vietnam Celebrates Arrival of Series 6 Manufacturing Equipment View HTML