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Toggle Summary First Solar Announces Full-Year 2018 Financial Guidance
Net sales of $2.3 to $2.5 billion EPS of $1.25 to $1.75 Ending net cash of $1.6 to $1.8 billion TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced full-year 2018 guidance. First Solar’s Chief Financial Officer, Alex Bradley , provided the guidance and
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Toggle Summary First Solar Presents First Functional Series 6 Module
Production-scale throughput marks a major milestone in factory retooling Expansion of Vietnam production facility also announced TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today unveiled the first functional Series 6 thin film photovoltaic module off the
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Toggle Summary First Solar and D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments Ink Module Deal
200MWdc of Series 6 modules slated for DESRI Project Pipeline TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it has completed a module sale deal with an affiliate of D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C.
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Toggle Summary First Solar and Origis Energy Confirm Module Sale Agreement
595MWdc over three years includes Series 4 and Series 6 applications TEMPE, Ariz. & MIAMI --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and Origis Energy USA announced today they have completed a module sale deal totaling 595 Megawatts (MW)dc and spanning a three-year delivery
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Toggle Summary First Solar To Host Analyst Day on Tuesday, December 5th
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will host its 2017 Analyst Day on Tuesday, December 5th via a live webcast. Presentations by the Company’s management team will begin at 10:30 AM EST and will include updates on First Solar’s business outlook,
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Toggle Summary PlantPredict™ Energy Modeling Used as Basis for Project Performance Guarantees
Three projects total more than 350MW TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2017-- First Solar , Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) has confirmed that PlantPredict™, the company’s utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) energy prediction software, has been used to generate the reference energy predictions in the
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Net sales of $1.1 billion GAAP EPS of $1.95 Cash and marketable securities of $2.7 billion , net cash of $2.4 billion 4.5GW dc quarterly net bookings, 6.7GW dc YTD net bookings Raises EPS guidance for 2017 TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 26, 2017-- First Solar, Inc.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on October 26, 2017
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) will report financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017 , after the market closes on Thursday, October 26, 2017 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and
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Toggle Summary First Solar to Host Analyst Day on Tuesday, December 5
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 28, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will host its 2017 Analyst Day on Tuesday, December 5 , via a live webcast. Presentations by the Company’s management team will begin at 10:30 a.m. EST and will include updates on First Solar’s business outlook,
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Toggle Summary First Solar Sells California Flats Project to Capital Dynamics
Phase I commissioning expected Q4 2017, Phase II commissioning expected Q4 2018 TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has completed the sale of the 280 Megawatt (MW) AC California Flats Solar Project in Monterey County, Calif.
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Toggle Summary D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments Acquires Cuyama Solar Project from First Solar
40MW project adds to DESRI’s portfolio of PV assets TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 17, 2017-- 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 40 Megawatt (MW)ac Cuyama Solar Project in Santa
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Toggle Summary First Solar Awarded 241MW Module Supply Contract for Edify Energy Solar Projects in Australia
Company to Deliver More Than 500MW in Australia over the Next 12 Months BRISBANE, Australia --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 11, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has been awarded a 241 megawatt (MW) DC module supply contract by RCR Tomlinson Ltd (ASX: RCR) as engineering,
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Toggle Summary First Solar Releases 2017 Sustainability Report
TEMPE, Ariz.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today released its annual sustainability report which highlights the company’s environmental and safety performance progress, industry-leading utility-scale PV project development practices, and the anticipated sustainability and
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Toggle Summary First Solar Releases 2017 Sustainability Report
Beats emissions intensity reduction target and achieves 4 percent absolute water reduction Environmental impact of First Solar PV systems is two-thirds lower than the average PV product TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today released its annual
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Net sales of $623 million GAAP EPS of $0.50 and non-GAAP EPS of $0.64 Cash and marketable securities of $2.2 billion , net cash of $1.9 billion Quarterly bookings of 1.5GW dc and new year-to-date bookings of 2.1GW dc Raise 2017 revenue, EPS, operating cash flow and net cash guidance TEMPE, Ariz.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on July 27, 2017
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 20, 2017-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 , after the market closes on Thursday, July 27, 2017 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and updated
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Toggle Summary EDF Renewable Energy Announces Acquisition of Solar Projects from First Solar
SAN DIEGO --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) today announced the acquisition of the 179 megawatt AC (MWac) Switch Station 1 and Switch Station 2 Solar Projects from First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) in late June. The projects, currently under construction, will sell their combined
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Toggle Summary First Solar Appoints Molly Joseph to Board of Directors
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced the appointment of Molly Joseph to its board of directors. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170609005104/en/ Molly Joseph , Chief
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Toggle Summary First Solar Secures Syndicated Development Loan Facility from Mizuho Bank for Utility-Scale Solar Projects in Japan
TOKYO --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it has signed a syndicated development loan facility agreement of approximately 7 billion yen ( US$64 million ) with Mizuho Bank Ltd. for its utility-scale solar project pipeline in Japan using First Solar modules.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Net sales of $892 million GAAP EPS of $0.09 and non-GAAP EPS of $0.25 Cash and marketable securities of $2.4 billion , net cash of $2.2 billion Raises 2017 revenue, EPS, operating cash flow and net cash guidance TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2017-- First Solar, Inc.
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