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Toggle Summary First Solar Wins 160MW of Module Contracts in Turkey
Turkish energy companies select First Solar modules to power projects TEMPE, Ariz. & ISTANBUL --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that it has booked 160 Megawatts (MW) DC of photovoltaic (PV) module sales in Turkey in the first half of 2016.
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Toggle Summary First Solar Connects 130 MW of Utility-Scale Solar Power to the Grid in India
Self-developed projects now total 150MW AC NEW DELHI --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) Indian subsidiary First Solar Power India Pvt. Ltd. today announced the successful commercial operation of 80 MW AC and 50 MW AC capacity in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana respectively.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Net sales of $934 million GAAP earnings per share of $0.13 Non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.87 Cash and marketable securities of $1.7 billion , net cash of $1.4 billion 1.4GWdc bookings year-to-date; 0.8GWdc of new bookings TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc.
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Toggle Summary D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments Acquires Rancho Seco Solar Project from First Solar
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 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 11 Megawatt (MW) AC Rancho Seco Solar Project in Sacramento County, California , from First Solar .
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Toggle Summary First Solar Books 121MW in Community Solar Sales
Utility-scale distributed generation broadens consumer access to solar power Projects under construction by M+W Energy TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it has sales bookings of 121 Megawatts (MW) DC of advanced technology thin film modules which
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter Financial Results on August 3, 2016
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) will report financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016 , after the market closes on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and updated outlook for
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Toggle Summary First Solar Recognizes NSG Vietnam Glass Industries with Supplier Award
“Outstanding Quality Award” bestowed on TCO glass supplier TEMPE, Ariz., July 20, 2016 – First Solar (Nasdaq: FSLR) has recognized NSG Group company Vietnam Glass Industries (VGI) with the solar module manufacturer’s 2016 Outstanding Quality Award, citing the
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Toggle Summary First Solar Shifts Malaysian Production Capacity to Series 5 Assembly
TetraSun product line discontinued to accommodate reallocation TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it is reallocating production capacity at its Kulim, Malaysia, facility to support a new assembly line dedicated to the company's recently announced
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Toggle Summary Neoen, First Solar To Deliver Lowest Cost Solar Electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa
Consortium secures 47.5MWAC project in Zambia, under the World Bank's Scaling Solar program
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Toggle Summary First Solar Names Georges Antoun as Chief Commercial Officer
Antoun will oversee global project and business development Joe Kishkill , President - International Business Development, to depart TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that Georges Antoun , President - U.S.
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Toggle Summary First Solar Announces Leadership Transition
Mark R. Widmar Appointed Chief Executive Officer Effective July 1, 2016 Jim Hughes to Serve as Advisor and Remain on Board of Directors TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) (the "company") today announced that current Chief Financial Officer Mark R.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Net sales of $848 million Earnings per share of $1.66 Cash and marketable securities of $1.9 billion , net cash of $1.6 billion 2016 EPS guidance range updated to $4.10 to $4.50 TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the first quarter
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce First Quarter Financial Results on April 27, 2016
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) will report financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016 , after the market closes on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and updated outlook for
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Silicon Ranch Build on Strategic Partnership
More than 230MW in new supply agreement Superior performance in hot, humid climates is key factor in Silicon Ranch selection TEMPE, Ariz. , & NASHVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and a subsidiary of Silicon Ranch Corporation have entered into a framework agreement
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Toggle Summary First Solar Marks 1 Gigawatt Milestone in India
First Solar Marks 1 Gigawatt Milestone in India New Delhi, March 28, 2016 - First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that it has achieved one gigawatt (GW) DC of photovoltaic (PV) solar capacity shipped to India, making it the first thin film PV module manufacturer to achieve this milestone
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Toggle Summary First Solar Reaches 5GW of O&M Assets
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar , Inc.'s (Nasdaq: FSLR) Operations & Maintenance group has announced it now has 5 gigawatts (GW) of assets in its portfolio of solar power plants, firmly establishing it as the largest solar O&M provider in the world.
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Toggle Summary First Solar Publishes 2015 Sustainability Report
Company creates enduring value by driving down the cost of solar electricity
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Toggle Summary skytron energy gains foothold in Japanese market with 20 MW win
Meet skytron energy at PV Expo in Tokyo on March 3, 2016 at session PV-8
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Thien Tan Group Sign MOU Targeting Utility Scale Project Development in Vietnam
First Solar, Thien Tan Group Sign MOU Targeting Utility Scale Project Development in Vietnam Vietnam, Quang Ngai, February 29, 2016 - First Solar, Inc (Nasdaq: FSLR), and Thien Tan Group have announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU), where First Solar will provide its advanced
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2015 Financial Results
Record annual net sales of $3.6 billion for 2015. Fourth quarter net sales of $942 million . Full year earnings per share of $5.37 . Fourth quarter EPS of $1.60 . Cash and marketable securities of $1.8 billion , net cash of $1.5 billion . Maintain 2016 EPS guidance at $4.00 to $4.50 .
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