6 December 2017
First Solar to supply 595MW of Series 4 and Series 6 CdTe PV modules to Origis over three years
Cadmium telluride (CdTe) thin-film photovoltaic module maker First Solar Inc of Tempe, AZ, USA and Origis Energy USA of Miami, FL, have completed a module sale deal totaling 595MWdc and spanning a three-year delivery date schedule.
The agreement includes delivery of First Solar’s Series 4 modules in 2017 and 2018, as well as Series 6 modules in 2019 and 2020. The modules will be utilized in various projects throughout the USA in which Origis Energy is constructing solar sites.
“The bankability of solar and energy storage components is a key consideration for us to deliver high-performing clean energy assets to our clients,” says Origis Energy’s chief investment officer Samir Verstyn. “This alliance with First Solar fulfills the site and schedule commitments we have made to the market in the foreseeable future,” he adds.
“First Solar is pleased to be selected by Origis Energy as a long-term partner,” says First Solar’s chief commercial officer Georges Antoun. “Our technology advantage will help enable the projects Origis has in construction and development to be reliable, high-performance assets.”