First Solar Statistics, Revenue Totals and Facts (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting First Solar statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

First Solar Facts

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1999
  • Headquarters: Tempe, AZ
  • Founder(s): Harold McMaster
  • Current Chief Executive: Mark Widmar

What is First Solar?

First Solar (Nasdaq: FSLR) is a leading global provider of comprehensive photovoltaic (PV) solar systems which use its advanced thin-film modules. The company’s integrated power plant solutions deliver an economically attractive alternative to fossil-fuel electricity generation today. From raw material sourcing through end-of-life module collection and recycling, First Solar’s renewable energy systems protect and enhance the environment. (source)

First Solar Employee Count

Number of First Solar employees:

6,400 employees

Last updated 3/22/20


First Solar Revenue Totals

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Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these First Solar stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.