ISLAMABAD, May 5 (Reuters) - Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday inaugurated the country's first solar power plant, the latest fruit of increasingly close cooperation with China and a step towards an electoral promise to end crippling power cuts.
April 30 (Reuters) - Solar panel makers SunPower Corp and First Solar Inc reported a quarterly loss, compared with a year-earlier profit, as they sold fewer power plants ahead of a spinoff of some of...
April 30 (Reuters) - U.S. solar panel maker First Solar Inc reported a quarterly loss, compared with a year-earlier profit, as it sold fewer power plants.
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Feb 23 (Reuters) - First Solar Inc and SunPower Corp said they were in advanced talks to form a joint venture, which will hold some of their power-generating assets.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India will struggle to hit its "hugely ambitious" renewable energy target if it fails to make more land available for plants and ensure utilities have the means to buy in clean energy, the head of U.S.-based First Solar said on Sunday.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S.-based SunEdison and First Solar on Sunday committed to build more than 20,000 megawatts of clean energy capacity in India by 2022, a boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's efforts to meet ambitious renewable targets.
subject to a far higher tariff of roughly 200%. These developments are, of course, a positive for non-Chinese producers; First Solar thus stands to gain market share in the United States. However, we expect the benefits to accrue to the firm to be modest
leases), we don't believe the company's $4.5 billion equity valuation is justified, especially considering that First Solar and the Tier 1 Chinese solar companies (e.g., Jinko Solar, Trina Solar, and Yingli) have more promising long-term