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First Solar (FLSR) Adds 130MW Green Power to Grid in India

First Solar Inc.’s FSLR Indian subsidiary, First Solar Power India Pvt. Ltd., has connected 130 megawatts (“MW”) utility-scale solar power to the nation’s grid. This includes an 80 MW project in Andhra Pradesh and a 50 MW project in Telangana.

Details of the Projects

Totaling a capacity of 130 MW, these plants are part of a 260-MW project portfolio wholly owned by First Solar in India. These two solar plants will generate sufficient electricity to power about 227,500 homes, and reduce more than 204,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide annually. Under a 25-year power purchase agreement, energy produced by these projects will be sold to Andhra Pradesh-based Southern Power Distribution Company and The Telangana State Southern Power Distribution Company Limited.

The project will utilize over 1.4 million modules manufactured by First Solar and offer predictable energy across all climates and applications...