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Toggle Summary First Solar EPC Surpasses 6GW of Global Installed Capacity
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that in early February it surpassed 6 gigawatts (GW) DC of capacity installed by the company's Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) group. According to Alan Stringer , First Solar's Vice President of Global
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Toggle Summary First Solar Achieves Yet Another Cell Conversion Efficiency World Record
Thin film record 22.1 percent research cell continues performance advancement trend TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has established yet another world record for cadmium-telluride (CdTe) photovoltaic (PV) research cell conversion efficiency,
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Financial Results
Earnings call and webcast set for Tuesday, February 23, 2016 2016 Analyst Meeting and webcast to be held on April 5, 2016 TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) will report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015 , after the market
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Toggle Summary skytron energy chosen for 86.2 MWp PV plant in South Africa
skytron energy's monitoring technology helps to regulate electricity in an energy intensive region
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Al Watania Agricultural Co. Pilot Solar-Powered Irrigation Project in Saudi Arabia
Clean electricity powers water pumping at Kingdom's landmark agricultural development
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Toggle Summary First Solar completes Australia's largest utility-scale solar plants
First Solar completes Australia's largest utility-scale solar plants
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Toggle Summary First Solar, California Utility Sign Agreements for 500MW
  Power to come from projects in California , Nevada and Arizona Utility becomes First Solar's largest off-taker TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) and Southern California Edison (SCE) have announced the signing of Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) for the
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Toggle Summary skytron® energy partners with Strata Solar in the U.S.
German-US partnerships aims to connect 1.4 GWp by mid 2016
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Full Year 2016 Guidance
Net sales of $3.9 to $4.1 billion Earnings per fully diluted share of $4.00 to $4.50 Ending 2016 net cash of $2.0 to $2.3 billion TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced full year 2016 financial guidance. Forecasted net sales for 2016 are $3.9 to $4.1
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Toggle Summary First Solar to Announce 2016 Financial Guidance on December 9, 2015
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) will host its 2016 guidance call after the market closes on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. EST . The Company will discuss the current outlook for 2016 and conduct a question and answer session.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results
Record Quarterly net sales of $1.3 billion Record Quarterly GAAP earnings per fully diluted share of $3.41 Cash and marketable securities of $1.8 billion , net cash of $1.5 billion Affirms 2015 EPS guidance of $4.30 to $4.50 Record 1.7GW dc of new bookings; Record annual bookings of 3.1GW dc
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. Announces Preliminary Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results
Record Quarterly Net sales of $1.3 billion Preliminary Quarterly GAAP earnings per fully diluted share of $3.38 Cash and marketable securities of $1.8 billion , net cash of $1.5 billion Raise preliminary 2015 EPS guidance to $4.30 to $4.50 Record 1.7GW dc of new bookings; Record annual bookings of
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Strata Sign 400MW Deal for 2017-18 Module Deliveries
Strata tops 1GW of business with First Solar Projects in development demonstrate confidence in US utility-scale market TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) has signed an agreement with Strata Solar for the procurement of an incremental 400 megawatts (MW) DC of First
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Toggle Summary First Solar and SMUD Sign Rancho Seco 10.8MW Power Purchase Agreement
Project will be sited adjacent to decommissioned nuclear plant Golden 1 Center to receive power through SMUD's SolarShares program TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) and the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) have announced the formal execution of a power
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Austin Energy Ink 119MW Power Purchase Agreement
A significant contribution to Austin Energy's aggressive solar goals Electricity to come from First Solar's East Pecos Solar Project HOUSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and Austin Energy announced today that they have signed a power purchase agreement allowing the
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Toggle Summary First Solar Connects Luz del Norte to Chilean Central Grid
Company is expanding presence in Chile , pursuing partnerships COPIAPÓ, Chile --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The first two blocks of First Solar , Inc.'s ( NASDAQ : FSLR) Luz del Norte solar project have been connected to the Chilean central grid, the company announced today.
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Indiana Michigan Power Break Ground on Twin Branch Solar Facility
Project is first of three to be built by First Solar for regional power utility TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. ( NASDAQ : FSLR) joined Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) yesterday at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Twin Branch Solar Facility in Mishawaka, Indiana .
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Toggle Summary First Solar, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter Financial Results on October 29, 2015
TEMPE, Ariz. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) will report financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015 , after the market closes on Thursday, October 29, 2015 . The Company will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss these results and outlook for 2015
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Toggle Summary Community Solar Projects to Benefit from First Solar/CEC Supply Agreement
Public and investor-owned utilities and rural electric co-ops will use advanced thin film technology First projects introduce concept of community solar to nearly 1 million users TEMPE, Ariz. & LOUISVILLE, Colo. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) and Clean Energy Collective, LLC
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Toggle Summary First Solar installs final modules at Broken Hill Solar Plant
Advanced PV modules continue to set benchmark for growing utility-scale solar industry in Australia
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