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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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Toggle Summary First Solar to Announce First Quarter 2012 Financial Results on Thursday, May 3, 2012
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the first quarter ended Saturday, March 31, 2012 , after the market closes on Thursday, May 3, 2012 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and outlook for 2012
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Toggle Summary NRG Energy, MidAmerican Solar and First Solar Celebrate 100 MW Milestone for 290 MW Agua Caliente Solar Project
Yuma County, Ariz. , photovoltaic solar project creates 400 jobs and clean, renewable power for 225,000 homes PRINCETON, N.J. & DES MOINES, Iowa & TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Representatives from NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), MidAmerican Solar and First Solar, Inc.
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Toggle Summary First Solar Marks First Anniversary of 3 MW Sai Sena PV Project in Thailand
Solar Power Plant Uses More Than 40,000 First Solar Thin-Film PV Modules and Meets Annual  Electricity Needs of More Than 2,100 Average Households   Bangkok, April 20, 2012, –First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and Solarta Co., Ltd., today  marked the first anniversary of the
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Toggle Summary First Solar Restructures Operations to Align With Sustainable Market Opportunities
Frankfurt (Oder) Manufacturing Facility to be Closed; Four Production Lines in Kulim, Malaysia , to be Indefinitely Idled; Expected Savings of $100-120 Million Annually; 2012 Restructuring Charges of $245-370 Million ; Company Pays Down $145 Million of Debt TEMPE, Ariz.
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Toggle Summary First Solar passt Produktion an veränderte Marktbedingungen an
Schließung des Werkes in Frankfurt (Oder) im vierten Quartal
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Toggle Summary First Solar richtet sich mit Restrukturierungsmaßnahmen an den Chancen in nachhaltigen Märkten aus
Schließung des Werkes in Frankfurt (Oder); Vier Produktionslinien werden in Malaysia auf unbestimmte Zeit stillgelegt; Erwartete Einsparungen von 100 bis 120 Millionen US-Dollar jährlich; Restrukturierungskosten 2012 von 245 bis 370 Millionen US-Dollar; Unternehmen zahlt Kredite in Höhe von 145 Millionen US-Dollar zurück
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Toggle Summary Australia's Largest Solar PV Project Reaches Major Construction Milestone
WA Minister for Energy helps mark the commencement of panel installation
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