First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile

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Summary

First Solar, Inc. (First Solar) is a provider of photovoltaic (PV) solar energy solutions. It designs, manufactures and sells PV solar modules with an advanced thin-film semiconductor technology; and also develops, designs, constructs and sells PV solar power systems. The company uses its CdTe thin-film technology for manufacturing its solar modules and develops crystalline silicon modules from high-efficiency N-Type Mono cells. The company offers its solar modules to solar project developers and system integrators and operators of renewable energy projects. First Solar also offers solar PV power system solutions, including project development, EPC services and O&M services. The company has manufacturing facilities in the US, Germany, Malaysia and Vietnam. First Solar is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, the US.

First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you comprehensive data and trend analysis of the company's Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As), partnerships and financings. The report provides detailed information on Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity/Debt Offerings, Private Equity, Venture Financing and Partnership transactions recorded by the company over a five year period. The report offers detailed comparative data on the number of deals and their value categorized into deal types, sub-sector and regions.

GlobalData derived the data presented in this report from proprietary in-house Power eTrack deals database, and primary and secondary research.

Scope

- Financial Deals - Analysis of the company's financial deals including Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity/Debt Offerings, Private Equity, Venture Financing and Partnerships.
- Deals by Year - Chart and table displaying information encompassing the number of deals and value reported by the company by year, for a five year period.
- Deals by Type - Chart and table depicting information including the number of deals and value reported by the company by type such as Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity/Debt Offering etc.
- Deals by Region - Chart and table presenting information on the number of deals and value reported by the company by region, which includes North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa and South and Central America.
- Deals by Sub-sector - Chart and table showing information on the number of deals and value reported by the company, by sub-sector.
- Major Deals - Information on the company's major financial deals. Each such deal has a brief summary, deal type, deal rationale; and deal financials and target Companys (major public companies) key financial metrics and ratios.
- Business Description - A brief description of the company's operations.
- Key Employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
- Important Locations and Subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key centers of operation and subsidiaries of the company.
- Key Competitors - A list of the key competitors of the company.
- Key Recent Developments - A brief on recent news about the company.

Reasons to Buy

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- The profile enables you to analyze the company's financial deals by region, by year, by business segments and by type, for a five year period.

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- The profile presents deals from the company's core business segments' perspective to help you understand its corporate strategy.

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- Detailed information on major recent deals includes a summary of each deal, deal type, deal rationale, deal financials and Target Company's key financial metrics and ratios.

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- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and key competitors.

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- Recent developments concerning the company presented in the profile help you track important events.

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 6
List of Figures 8
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 9
First Solar, Inc., Power Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 10
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Region, 2011 to YTD 2017 11
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Sector, 2011 to YTD 2017 12
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals Summary, 2011 to YTD 2017 13
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deal Details 17
Asset Purchase 17
First Solar Acquires Manildra Solar Farm in Australia from Infigen Energy 17
First Solar Acquires Solar And Wind Power Assets In US And Mexico From Element Power 17
Parque Solar Fotovoltaico Sol de Tarapaca to Invest USD305 Million in Sol Tarapaca Solar Power Park in Pozo Almonte, Chile 18
First Solar Announces Project Financing of USD290 Million for Luz del Norte Solar Power Plant in Atacama Region, Chile 19
First Solar to Invest USD823.2 Million in Sol del Desierto Solar Power Plant in Antofagasta, Chile 19
First Solar Acquires Moapa Band Nevada Solar Park From K Road Power 20
First Solar Acquires North Star Solar Project From NorthLight In California, US 21
First Solar Acquires Solar Gen 2 Power Project From Goldman Sachs And Energy Power In California, US 21
First Solar Acquires Macho Springs Solar Project From Element Power In New Mexico, US 23
Solar Chile To Invest US$90 Million In La Tirana I Solar PV Project In Chile 23
First Solar And Southern Company Acquire Granville Solar Power Plant In North Carolina, US 24
Southern Company And First Solar Acquire Spectrum Solar Project In Nevada, US 25
Southern Company And First Solar Electric Acquire Apex Solar Project From SunEdison In Nevada, US 26
First Solar Acquires Solar Park Project In US 27
First Solar Acquires Hagerstown Solar Power Project From Maryland Solar In US 27
Enbridge And First Solar Invest US$92 Million In Tilbury And Amherstburg II Solar PV Power Projects In Ontario, Canada 28
First Solar To Invest US$70 Million In Solar Power Plant In Maryland, US 29
First Solar Acquires 100% Equity Stake In Amherstburg II Solar Power Project From Helios Energy 29
First Solar Completes Project Financing of USD64 Million for Solar Power Projects in Japan 30
First Solar Completes Project Financing of USD238.7 Million for Ishikawa Sogo Solar Power Plant in Ishikawa prefecture, Japan 31
First Solar Announces Project Financing Of US$646 Million For Antelope Valley Solar Ranch I PV Power Project In California, US 31
First Solar Completes Project Financing For Amherstburg Solar Photovoltaic Power Project In Ontario, Canada 32
Private Equity 32
Younicos Raises USD50 Million in Financing 32
Partnerships 33
Prime Road Group Forms Partnership with First Solar 33
First Solar Forms Partnership with Al Watania 34
Swinerton Renewable Energy Forms Partnership with First Solar 35
First Solar Forms Joint Venture with OrionGroup International to Develop Solar Projects in Philippines 35
First Solar Plans to Form Joint Venture with SunPower 36
First Solar And Belectric Form Joint Venture 36
Equity Offering 37
First Solar Completes Public Offering Of Shares For US$448.4 Million 37
Asset Transactions 39
Capital Dynamics Acquires Stake in Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project in Nevada, US from First Solar 39
IDFC Alternatives May Acquire Solar Power Assets in India from First Solar USD200 Million 40
Siva Power Acquires Process Equipment from First Solar and Bloo Solar 40
8point3 Energy Partners to Acquire 34% Stake in Stateline Solar Project in San Bernardino County, California, US, from First Solar for USD329.5 Million 41
D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments Acquires Rancho Seco Solar Project in California, US from First Solar 42
D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments and Bright Plain Renewable Complete Project Financing for Acquisition of Portal Ridge Solar Project in Lancaster, California, US 43
8point3 Energy to Acquire Stake in Kingbird Solar Power Project in California, US from First Solar 44
Southern Power Acquires East Pecos Solar Facility in Texas, US from First Solar 44
Southern Power Acquires Majority Stake in Desert Stateline Solar Facility in California, US from First Solar 45
Southern Power Acquires Majority Stake in North Star Solar Facility in California, US from First Solar 46
Southern Power Acquires Lost Hills-Blackwell Solar Power Plant in California, US from First Solar 47
Southern Power Acquires Solar Gen 2 Solar Power Plant in California, US from First Solar 48
Diamond Generating Europe, Nebras Power and Kawar to Acquire Stake in Shams Maan Solar Project in Jordan from First Solar 49
NextEra Energy Resources Acquires Silver State South Solar Park in Nevada from First Solar 50
Southern Power and Turner Renewable Energy Acquires Macho Springs Solar Power Plant In New Mexico, US 50
First Solar To Sell Solar Panel Facility In Arizona 51
General Electric And Alterra Power Acquire Belmont Solar Power Plant In Ontario, Canada From First Solar 52
General Electric And Alterra Power Acquire Walpole Solar Power Plant In Ontario, Canada From First Solar 53
General Electric And Alterra Power Acquire Amherstburg Solar Power Plant In Ontario, Canada From First Solar 53
Southern Power And Turner Renewable Energy Acquire Campo Verde Solar Project From First Solar In California, US 54
Enbridge Acquires Nevada Solar Project From First Solar 55
First Solar Acquires Hagerstown Solar Power Project From Maryland Solar In US 56
NextEra Energy Resources Acquire Two Solar Projects In Ontario From First Solar 57
MidAmerican Energy Acquires Topaz Solar Power Project From First Solar 58
Exelon Acquires Antelope Valley Solar Ranch One Solar PV Project From First Solar For US$75 Million 59
First Solar Sells Desert Sunlight Solar Power Project To NextEra Energy And GE Energy 60
NRG Acquires Agua Caliente Solar PV Power Project From First Solar 62
First Solar Sells Pereruela Solar Power Plant In Spain To KGAL 63
Enbridge To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Tilbury And Amherstburg II Solar Power Projects For US$90 Million From First Solar 64
Plutonic Power And GE Energy To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Amherstburg Solar Photovoltaic Power Project From First Solar 65
Plutonic Power And GE Energy To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Belmont Solar Photovoltaic Power Project From First Solar 66
Plutonic Power And GE Energy To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Walpole Solar Photovoltaic Power Project From First Solar 68
Acquisition 69
First Solar Plans to Sell Its Stake in 8point3 Energy Partners 69
Liberta Partners Acquires Skytron Energy from First Solar 70
NextEra Energy Partners to Acquire Indirect 24% Interest in Desert Sunlight Investment Holdings from NextEra Energy Resources 70
Gulf Pacific Power to Acquire 25% Stake in Desert Sunlight Investment from Sumitomo 71
First Solar Acquires Stake in Clean Energy Collective 72
First Solar Completes Acquisition of Skytron Energy from AEG Power Solutions 73
First Solar To Acquire TetraSun 74
First Solar Acquires SolarChile, Solar Energy Company, From Fundacion Chile 75
First Solar Acquires RayTracker 76
First Solar, Inc. - Key Competitors 77
Key Employees 78
Locations And Subsidiaries 79
Head Office 79
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 79
Recent Developments 82
Jun 09, 2017: First Solar Appoints Molly Joseph to Board of Directors 82
Jun 08, 2017: First Solar Secures Syndicated Development Loan Facility from Mizuho Bank for Utility-Scale Solar Projects in Japan 83
May 02, 2017: First Solar, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results 84
Mar 26, 2017: First Solar to build 48.5MW Manildra solar farm in Australia 85
Mar 17, 2017: First Solar Begins Operation of 250 Megawatt Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project 86
Feb 21, 2017: First Solar, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2016 Financial Results 87
Feb 16, 2017: Photosol selects First Solar technology for utility-scale PV plants in France 88
Feb 14, 2017: First Solar, Zorlu Holding sign PV modules distribution deal 89
Feb 14, 2017: GameChange 27MW System In North Carolina With First Solar Modules Nears Completion 90
Feb 13, 2017: First Solar selected for 63MW Kidston solar project in Australia 91
Feb 08, 2017: First Solar Awarded 140MW Module Supply Contract for Australia's Largest Solar Project 92
Feb 07, 2017: Prime Road Group and First Solar Complete 18MW of Solar Farms in Thailand 93
Jan 14, 2017: IDC: Construction of 100MW Lusaka solar project in Zambia to start in March 2017 94
Jan 04, 2017: Executives of CLEAResult, First Solar, Lockheed Martin Energy, Nexant, NEXTracker, and Pattern Energy Join Board to Accelerate Growth of $200 Billion U.S. Market 95
Dec 20, 2016: GameChange 28MW Tracker Installing With First Solar Modules 97
Dec 08, 2016: First Solar, NextEra Energy Resources celebrate commissioning of Silver State South Solar Energy Center 98
Nov 16, 2016: First Solar, Inc. Announces Acceleration of Series 6 Solar Module Production to 2018; Restructures Operations; Updates 2016 Guidance & Provides 2017 Guidance 99
Nov 02, 2016: First Solar, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results 100
Nov 01, 2016: First Solar, MCE Sign Power Purchase Agreement 101
Oct 09, 2016: First Solar Commissions 52.5MW Shams Ma'an Plant in Jordan 102
Oct 04, 2016: Solar plant powers up at Rancho Seco 103
Sep 15, 2016: Secretary Jewell Approves Utility-Scale Solar Project on Tribal Land in Nevada 104
Sep 02, 2016: First Solar Announces Board Transition 106
Aug 11, 2016: First Solar Wins 160MW of Module Contracts in Turkey 107
Aug 03, 2016: First Solar Books 121MW in Community Solar Sales 108
Aug 03, 2016: First Solar, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results 109
Jul 28, 2016: SADAFCO starts new PV-diesel hybrid system in Riyadh 110
Jul 18, 2016: GameChange Solar's Racking First Choice for First Solar Modules 111
Jul 05, 2016: First Solar Shifts Malaysian Production Capacity to Series 5 Assembly 112
Jun 20, 2016: First Solar Showcases Game-Changing Series 5 PV Module at Intersolar 2016 113
Jun 13, 2016: Scaling Solars First Auction in Zambia Sets New Regional Benchmark for Low-Cost Solar Power 114
May 30, 2016: First ‘Scaling Solar Auctions in Zambia Yield Record Low Tariffs amid Electricity Shortages 115
May 10, 2016: Commerce Trade official to assist U.S. companies gain entry to Mexico's energy market 116
May 09, 2016: First Solar Names Georges Antoun as Chief Commercial Officer 117
Apr 27, 2016: First Solar Announces Leadership Transition 118
Apr 27, 2016: First Solar, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2016 Financial Results 119
Apr 05, 2016: Silicon Ranch selects First Solar's thin film modules for solar projects 120
Mar 28, 2016: First Solar Marks 1 Gigawatt Milestone in India 121
Mar 10, 2016: First Solar Reaches 5GW of O&M Assets 122
Mar 10, 2016: First Solar Publishes 2015 Sustainability Report 123
Feb 29, 2016: First Solar, Thien Tan Group sign MOU targeting utility scale projects in Vietnam 124
Feb 29, 2016: HopSol Selects First Solar 125
Feb 23, 2016: First Solar EPC Surpasses 6GW of Global Installed Capacity 126
Feb 23, 2016: First Solar Achieves Yet Another Cell Conversion Efficiency World Record 127
Feb 23, 2016: First Solar, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2015 Financial Results 128
Jan 26, 2016: First Solar, Al Watania Agricultural Co. Pilot Solar-Powered Irrigation Project in Saudi Arabia 129
Jan 20, 2016: SOLV and First Solar to Team on O&M Services 130
Jan 19, 2016: First Solar, California Utility Sign Agreements for 500MW 131
Jan 04, 2016: First Solar certification solidifies Ecoppia's dominance in PV cleaning market 132
Appendix 133
Methodology 133
About GlobalData 133
Contact Us 133
Disclaimer 133

List of Tables
First Solar, Inc., Power, Key Facts, 2016 1
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals Summary, 2011 to YTD 2017 1
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 9
First Solar, Inc., Power Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 10
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Region, 2011 to YTD 2017 11
First Solar, Inc., Deals By Sector, 2011 to YTD 2017 12
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals Summary, 2011 to YTD 2017 13
First Solar Acquires Manildra Solar Farm in Australia from Infigen Energy 17
First Solar Acquires Solar And Wind Power Assets In US And Mexico From Element Power 17
Parque Solar Fotovoltaico Sol de Tarapaca to Invest USD305 Million in Sol Tarapaca Solar Power Park in Pozo Almonte, Chile 18
First Solar Announces Project Financing of USD290 Million for Luz del Norte Solar Power Plant in Atacama Region, Chile 19
First Solar to Invest USD823.2 Million in Sol del Desierto Solar Power Plant in Antofagasta, Chile 19
First Solar Acquires Moapa Band Nevada Solar Park From K Road Power 20
First Solar Acquires North Star Solar Project From NorthLight In California, US 21
First Solar Acquires Solar Gen 2 Power Project From Goldman Sachs And Energy Power In California, US 21
First Solar Acquires Macho Springs Solar Project From Element Power In New Mexico, US 23
Solar Chile To Invest US$90 Million In La Tirana I Solar PV Project In Chile 23
First Solar And Southern Company Acquire Granville Solar Power Plant In North Carolina, US 24
Southern Company And First Solar Acquire Spectrum Solar Project In Nevada, US 25
Southern Company And First Solar Electric Acquire Apex Solar Project From SunEdison In Nevada, US 26
First Solar Acquires Solar Park Project In US 27
First Solar Acquires Hagerstown Solar Power Project From Maryland Solar In US 27
Enbridge And First Solar Invest US$92 Million In Tilbury And Amherstburg II Solar PV Power Projects In Ontario, Canada 28
First Solar To Invest US$70 Million In Solar Power Plant In Maryland, US 29
First Solar Acquires 100% Equity Stake In Amherstburg II Solar Power Project From Helios Energy 29
First Solar Completes Project Financing of USD64 Million for Solar Power Projects in Japan 30
First Solar Completes Project Financing of USD238.7 Million for Ishikawa Sogo Solar Power Plant in Ishikawa prefecture, Japan 31
First Solar Announces Project Financing Of US$646 Million For Antelope Valley Solar Ranch I PV Power Project In California, US 31
First Solar Completes Project Financing For Amherstburg Solar Photovoltaic Power Project In Ontario, Canada 32
Younicos Raises USD50 Million in Financing 32
Prime Road Group Forms Partnership with First Solar 33
First Solar Forms Partnership with Al Watania 34
Swinerton Renewable Energy Forms Partnership with First Solar 35
First Solar Forms Joint Venture with OrionGroup International to Develop Solar Projects in Philippines 35
First Solar Plans to Form Joint Venture with SunPower 36
First Solar And Belectric Form Joint Venture 36
First Solar Completes Public Offering Of Shares For US$448.4 Million 37
Capital Dynamics Acquires Stake in Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project in Nevada, US from First Solar 39
IDFC Alternatives May Acquire Solar Power Assets in India from First Solar USD200 Million 40
Siva Power Acquires Process Equipment from First Solar and Bloo Solar 40
8point3 Energy Partners to Acquire 34% Stake in Stateline Solar Project in San Bernardino County, California, US, from First Solar for USD329.5 Million 41
D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments Acquires Rancho Seco Solar Project in California, US from First Solar 42
D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments and Bright Plain Renewable Complete Project Financing for Acquisition of Portal Ridge Solar Project in Lancaster, California, US 43
8point3 Energy to Acquire Stake in Kingbird Solar Power Project in California, US from First Solar 44
Southern Power Acquires East Pecos Solar Facility in Texas, US from First Solar 44
Southern Power Acquires Majority Stake in Desert Stateline Solar Facility in California, US from First Solar 45
Southern Power Acquires Majority Stake in North Star Solar Facility in California, US from First Solar 46
Southern Power Acquires Lost Hills-Blackwell Solar Power Plant in California, US from First Solar 47
Southern Power Acquires Solar Gen 2 Solar Power Plant in California, US from First Solar 48
Diamond Generating Europe, Nebras Power and Kawar to Acquire Stake in Shams Maan Solar Project in Jordan from First Solar 49
NextEra Energy Resources Acquires Silver State South Solar Park in Nevada from First Solar 50
Southern Power and Turner Renewable Energy Acquires Macho Springs Solar Power Plant In New Mexico, US 50
First Solar To Sell Solar Panel Facility In Arizona 51
General Electric And Alterra Power Acquire Belmont Solar Power Plant In Ontario, Canada From First Solar 52
General Electric And Alterra Power Acquire Walpole Solar Power Plant In Ontario, Canada From First Solar 53
General Electric And Alterra Power Acquire Amherstburg Solar Power Plant In Ontario, Canada From First Solar 53
Southern Power And Turner Renewable Energy Acquire Campo Verde Solar Project From First Solar In California, US 54
Enbridge Acquires Nevada Solar Project From First Solar 55
First Solar Acquires Hagerstown Solar Power Project From Maryland Solar In US 56
NextEra Energy Resources Acquire Two Solar Projects In Ontario From First Solar 57
MidAmerican Energy Acquires Topaz Solar Power Project From First Solar 58
Exelon Acquires Antelope Valley Solar Ranch One Solar PV Project From First Solar For US$75 Million 59
First Solar Sells Desert Sunlight Solar Power Project To NextEra Energy And GE Energy 60
NRG Acquires Agua Caliente Solar PV Power Project From First Solar 62
First Solar Sells Pereruela Solar Power Plant In Spain To KGAL 63
Enbridge To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Tilbury And Amherstburg II Solar Power Projects For US$90 Million From First Solar 64
Plutonic Power And GE Energy To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Amherstburg Solar Photovoltaic Power Project From First Solar 65
Plutonic Power And GE Energy To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Belmont Solar Photovoltaic Power Project From First Solar 66
Plutonic Power And GE Energy To Acquire 100% Equity Stake In Walpole Solar Photovoltaic Power Project From First Solar 68
First Solar Plans to Sell Its Stake in 8point3 Energy Partners 69
Liberta Partners Acquires Skytron Energy from First Solar 70
NextEra Energy Partners to Acquire Indirect 24% Interest in Desert Sunlight Investment Holdings from NextEra Energy Resources 70
Gulf Pacific Power to Acquire 25% Stake in Desert Sunlight Investment from Sumitomo 71
First Solar Acquires Stake in Clean Energy Collective 72
First Solar Completes Acquisition of Skytron Energy from AEG Power Solutions 73
First Solar To Acquire TetraSun 74
First Solar Acquires SolarChile, Solar Energy Company, From Fundacion Chile 75
First Solar Acquires RayTracker 76
First Solar, Inc., Key Competitors 77
First Solar, Inc., Key Employees 78
First Solar, Inc., Other Locations 79
First Solar, Inc., Subsidiaries 80

List of Figures
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 1
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 1
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Region, 2011 to YTD 2017 1
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Sector, 2011 to YTD 2017 1
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 9
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 10
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals By Region, 2011 to YTD 2017 11
First Solar, Inc., Power, Deals by Sector, 2011 to YTD 2017 12


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