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Toggle Summary National Park Trust Awarded $48,000 Grant from First Solar to Implement Environmental Education Program in California and Nevada
TEMPE, Ariz. & ROCKVILLE, Md. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- National Park Trust (NPT) announced today a $48,000 grant from First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) that will expand its nationally recognized environmental education program Where's Buddy Bison Been ? ® to four schools in rural communities located
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Toggle Summary First Solar Joins KAUST NEO Testing and Demonstration Program in Saudi Arabia
Thin-Film PV System to Demonstrate Performance Under Extreme Conditions of Red Sea Coast
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Toggle Summary Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, First Solar and Big Green Zero Energize Solar Power System at Taliesin West
Marks Completion of the First Phase of the Energizing Taliesin West TM Initiative SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation today inaugurated a new 250-kilowatt AC solar photovoltaic (PV) power system donated by First Solar, Inc.
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Toggle Summary First Photovoltaic Solar Panel Installed on Largest Solar Project in the World
DES MOINES, Iowa --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Less than two weeks after its official groundbreaking ceremony, MidAmerican Solar and First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) marked another milestone at Topaz Solar Farms , located in San Luis Obispo County, Calif. On Wednesday, the first solar panel was installed on
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Toggle Summary Enbridge and First Solar announce completion of 50-MW Silver State North Nevada Solar Project
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar dedicates first utility-scale solar project built on public lands
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Toggle Summary First Solar Appoints Raffi Garabedian Chief Technology Officer; Dave Eaglesham Retires
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) today announced the retirement of Dave Eaglesham , Chief Technology Officer, and the appointment of Raffi Garabedian as his successor. Garabedian joined First Solar in 2008 as Director of Disruptive Technologies, and was promoted to
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Toggle Summary First Solar Appoints James Hughes CEO
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) today announced that James Hughes has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Hughes succeeds Mike Ahearn , First Solar's founder and Chairman, who has been serving as interim CEO since Oct. 2011 .
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Net sales of $497 million GAAP EPS loss of $5.20 per fully diluted share after charges of $5.12 per share Non-GAAP EPS loss of $0.08 per fully diluted share Raises 2012 guidance for EPS and operating cash flow TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc.
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Toggle Summary First Solar Establishes Indian Operating Company, Appoints Sujoy Ghosh as Country Head, India
First Solar Establishes Indian Operating Company, NEW DELHI - May 3, 2012 - First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) today announced the appointment of Sujoy Ghosh as Country Head to lead business development in India and manage the Company's new entity based in New Delhi.
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Toggle Summary MidAmerican Solar and First Solar Announce Start of Major Construction on Largest Solar Project in the World
MidAmerican Solar and First Solar Announce Start of Major Construction on Largest Solar Project in the World DES MOINES, Iowa - May 3, 2012 - This week, MidAmerican Solar and First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) marked the start of major construction at Topaz Solar Farms, located in San Luis Obispo
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