With more than 10 gigawatts (GW) installed worldwide, we believe that clean affordable solar electricity is an essential part of the worldwide energy mix. Our proven energy solutions have diversified the energy portfolio and reduced the risk of fuel-price volatility, while delivering an LCOE that is cost competitive with fossil fuels.
First Solar has developed, financed, engineered, constructed, and currently operates many of the world’s largest grid-connected PV power plants in existence. By integrating technologies, services and expertise across the entire solar value chain, First Solar delivers bankable PV energy solutions that enable a world powered by reliable and affordable solar electricity.
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Integrating reliable and affordable bulk power generation into the global energy mix.
First Solar's PV Hybrid Systems combine PV solar generation with a fossil fuel engine generator to reduce fuel consumption and save costs.
Wholesale and retail solutions for distributed solar generation in restricted spaces.
Offering off-grid and energy access solutions for underserved energy markets.
First Solar is leading the charge to integrate reliable and affordable solar electricity into the energy mix on a global scale since our founding in 1999.
First Solar’s leadership in renewable energy is a result of our deep expertise and nearly 15-year track record of manufacturing, developing, financing, engineering, constructing, and operating the world’s leading sources of sustainable, solar energy.
We invest more in R&D than any of our competitors and achieve breakthroughs throughout the entire power plant solution.