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    First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)

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    44.30 Down 1.01(2.23%) Jul 31, 4:00PM EDT
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    First Solar, Inc.
    350 West Washington Street
    Suite 600
    Tempe, AZ 85281
    United States - Map
    Phone: 602-414-9300
    Fax: 602-414-9415
    Website: http://www.firstsolar.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Technology
    Industry:Semiconductor - Specialized
    Full Time Employees:6,060

    Business Summary 

    First Solar, Inc. provides solar energy solutions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Components and Systems. The Components segment designs, manufactures, and sells solar modules that convert sunlight into electricity. This segment manufactures cadmium telluride and crystalline silicon modules for project developers and system integrators, as well as owners and operators of photovoltaic (PV) solar power systems. The Systems segment provides turn-key PV solar power systems or solar solutions, such as project development; engineering, procurement, and construction; operating and maintenance; and project finance services to investor owned utilities, independent power developers and producers, commercial and industrial companies, and PV solar power system owners. First Solar, Inc. has strategic alliance with Caterpillar Inc. to develop an integrated photovoltaic solar solution for microgrid applications. The company was formerly known as First Solar Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to First Solar, Inc. in 2006. First Solar, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

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    Corporate Governance 
    First Solar, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Jul 1, 2015 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 9.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. James A. Hughes , 52
    Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    1.78M0.00
    Mr. Mark R. Widmar , 49
    Chief Financial Officer
    1.04M0.00
    Mr. Paul J. Kaleta , 59
    Exec. VP and Gen. Counsel
    865.00K0.00
    Mr. Georges J. Antoun , 52
    Pres of U.S.
    1.04M0.00
    Mr. Joseph G. Kishkill , 50
    Pres of International
    684.00K0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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