AES Semigas

18 August 2021

First Solar breaks ground on $680m, 3.3GW Ohio manufacturing facility

Firm’s US manufacturing footprint to expand to 6GW

12 August 2021

First Solar commits to science-based emissions targets, net-zero emissions by 2050

Action aligns emissions reduction targets with levels needed for global transition to net-zero economy

30 July 2021

First Solar expanding manufacturing footprint with 3.3GW plant in India

$684m facility to begin operations in 2023

20 July 2021

First Solar appoints finance & investment expert to board

Anita Marangoly George to serve on Nominating & Governance and Technology Committees

8 July 2021

First Solar invests $11m in underserved American communities

Firm buys $10m of Impact Notes from Local Initiatives Support Corporation and makes $1m Transformational Deposit in Hope Credit Union

5 July 2021

Midsummer’s Q2 solar roof order intake up 380% year-on-year

Business focused on marketing building-integrated solar panels to end-consumer market

29 June 2021

Fraunhofer ISE reports record 68.9% efficiency for GaAs thin-film PV cell under laser light

Back-surface reflector beneath n-GaAs/p-AlGaAs rear-heterojunction absorber leverages photon recycling to reduce radiative recombination losses and boost photovoltage

9 June 2021

First Solar to invest $680m in expanding US PV manufacturing capacity by 3.3GW to 6GW

New factory in Ohio to be firm’s third in USA