First Solar enters the high-efficiency silicon PV market with a 100 MW line

First Solar (see the January 22, 2014 LRSJ) has started production of monocrystalline silicon (c-Si) cells with the opening of its 100 MW Malaysia plant. First Solar is known for its cadmium telluride (CdTe) thin-film solar cells, but acquired Tetrasun (see the April 10, 2013 LRSJ) in April 2013 ...

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