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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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Toggle Summary Photosol Selects First Solar Technology to Power Utility-Scale PV Plants in France
Eco-efficient First Solar modules have 67% lower CO 2 footprint than Crystalline Silicon modules PARIS & TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that Photosol, a French photovoltaic (PV) solar energy company, has selected its high performance, lower-carbon,
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Toggle Summary First Solar Signs Sales Collaboration Deal with Turkey's Zorlu Holding
Zorlu Solar to become major distributor of First Solar modules in 26 countries MAINZ, Germany/ISTANBUL, Turkey, February 15, 2017 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that it has entered into a collaborative sales agreement with Zorlu Holding, A.S., a Turkish business and
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on February 21, 2017
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016 , after the market closes on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and
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Toggle Summary First Solar Selected for 63MW Kidston Solar Project in Australia
SYDNEY --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today welcomes the news that Genex Power Limited (ASX: GNX, Genex Power ) has achieved financial close for the Kidston Phase One Solar Project in Queensland, Australia . First Solar will supply 63 megawatts (MW) dc of advanced thin-film
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Toggle Summary First Solar Awarded 140MW Module Supply Contract for Australia's Largest Solar Project
BRISBANE, Australia --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has been awarded the module supply contract for the 140 megawatt (MW) DC Sun Metals Solar Farm in North Queensland (QLD), Australia . It will be Australia's largest solar project once constructed, and
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Toggle Summary Prime Road Group and First Solar Complete 18MW of Solar Farms in Thailand
BANGKOK --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Prime Road Group and First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) welcome the completion of four solar farms totaling 18 megawatts (MW DC ) of capacity in Thailand . Located across the Ayutthaya and Pathum Thani Provinces, the Prime Road Group Co-Op Project (Project) utilizes more
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Acceleration of Series 6 Solar Module Production to 2018; Restructures Operations; Updates 2016 Guidance & Provides 2017 Guidance
Approximately 3 Gigawatts of Series 6 Production Expected in 2019 Series 4 Production to be Phased Out; Series 5 Product Cancelled 2016 Restructuring and Asset Impairment Charges of $500 to $700 million , Primarily Non-Cash 2016 GAAP EPS Guidance Revised to a Loss of ( $4.00 ) to ( $2.00 ) 2016
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Toggle Summary First Solar to Announce 2017 Financial Guidance on November 16, 2016
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) will host its 2017 guidance call after the market closes on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. EST . The Company will discuss the outlook for 2017 and conduct a question and answer session.
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