First Solar, Inc. Sample Contracts

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (August 1st, 2019)

TEMPE, Ariz., August 1, 2019 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019. Net sales for the second quarter were $585 million, an increase of $53 million from the prior quarter, primarily due to increased module and system sales in the U.S. and Australia.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (May 2nd, 2019)

TEMPE, Ariz., May 2, 2019 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019. Net sales for the first quarter were $532 million, a decrease of $159 million from the prior quarter, primarily due to lower systems project revenue in the United States and Japan.

First Solar, Inc. – OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form OPT-008 by reference. (February 22nd, 2019)

This Option Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of options (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) covering one or more options (“Options”) to purchase the number of shares of common stock of First Solar, Inc., par value $.001 (each a “Share”) set forth in the Grant Notice, subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 15 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form RSU-009 by reference. (February 22nd, 2019)

This Restricted Stock Unit Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of Restricted Stock Units (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the number of restricted stock units (each such restricted stock unit, an “RSU”) set forth in the Grant Notice. Each RSU constitutes an unfunded and unsecured promise of the Company to deliver (or cause to be delivered) to the Participant one share of the common stock of the Company (a “Share”), subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 15 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – CASH INCENTIVE AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form Cash-006 by reference. (February 22nd, 2019)

This Cash Incentive Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of this Cash Incentive Award (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the amount set forth in the Grant Notice. The Award is subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 12 OF THIS CASH INCENTIVE AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – PERFORMANCE UNIT AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form Perf Unit-009 by reference. (February 22nd, 2019)

This Performance Share Unit Award Agreement including any addendum or exhibits hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of Performance Units (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the number of performance units set forth in the Grant Notice. Each Performance Unit constitutes an unfunded and unsecured promise of the Company to deliver (or cause to be delivered) to the Participant one share of the common stock of the Company (a “Share”), subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement, the Grant Notice, and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 14 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – SHARE AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form Share Award-008 by reference. (February 22nd, 2019)

This Share Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of fully vested shares of the Company’s common stock (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the Company’s 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the number of shares of common stock (the “Shares”) set forth in the Grant Notice. This Award is subject to all the terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 10 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – FIRST SOLAR, INC. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE GUIDELINES (February 22nd, 2019)
First Solar, Inc. – News Release (February 21st, 2019)

TEMPE, Ariz., February 21, 2019 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2018. Net sales for the fourth quarter were $691 million, an increase of $15 million from the prior quarter, primarily due to the sale of certain projects in Japan.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (December 11th, 2018)

Forecasted net sales for 2019 are $3.25 to $3.45 billion, with solar power systems net sales expected to comprise approximately 55% to 60% of the total net sales and third party module sales the remainder. Earnings per share (“EPS”) is forecasted to be between $2.25 and $2.75. The EPS guidance provided is inclusive of production ramp costs of $20 to $30 million and production start-up expenses of $90 to $100 million, associated with the deployment of Series 6 capacity in 2019. The 2019 ending net cash balance is projected in the range of $1.6 to $1.8 billion, with the expected decrease from the end of 2018 primarily associated with the continuing investment in new Series 6 capacity. The complete 2019 guidance is as follows:

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (October 25th, 2018)

TEMPE, Ariz., October 25, 2018 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the third quarter of 2018. Net sales for the third quarter were $676 million, an increase of $367 million from the prior quarter primarily due to ongoing construction activities at the California Flats project and the sale of the Willow Springs and Manildra projects.

First Solar, Inc. – Performance Unit Award Agreement under the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form Perf Unit-008 by reference. (July 27th, 2018)

This Performance Share Unit Award Agreement including any addendum or exhibits hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of Performance Units (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the number of performance units set forth in the Grant Notice. Each Performance Unit constitutes an unfunded and unsecured promise of the Company to deliver (or cause to be delivered) to the Participant one share of the common stock of the Company (a “Share”), subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement, the Grant Notice, and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 14 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (July 26th, 2018)

TEMPE, Ariz., July 26, 2018 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2018. Net sales for the second quarter were $309 million, a decrease of $258 million from the prior quarter due to lower system and third-party module sales. Second quarter system sales were impacted by the timing of certain project sales, which are now anticipated to close in the second half of the year.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (April 26th, 2018)

TEMPE, Ariz., April 26, 2018 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the first quarter 2018. Net sales for the first quarter were $567 million, an increase of $228 million from the prior quarter due to the sale of international projects in India and Japan and the sale of the Rosamond project in the U.S., partially offset by lower third-party module sales.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (February 22nd, 2018)

TEMPE, Ariz., February 22, 2018 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. Net sales for the fourth quarter were $339 million, a decrease of $748 million from the prior quarter primarily due to lower systems and third-party module sales. Systems revenue decreased primarily due to the sale of the California Flats and Cuyama projects in the third quarter. Fourth quarter net sales were slightly lower than guidance as a result of certain foreign project sales that are now expected to be recognized in 2018.

First Solar, Inc. – 8point3, the Joint-Venture Yieldco of First Solar and SunPower, Enters into a Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Capital Dynamics (February 5th, 2018)

TEMPE, AZ, SAN JOSE, CA, February 5, 2018 – First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) (“First Solar”) and SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) (“SunPower” and, together with First Solar, the “Sponsors”) today announced that their joint-venture yieldco, 8point3 Energy Partners LP (“8point3” or the “Partnership”), has entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger and Purchase Agreement (the “Merger Agreement”) with CD Clean Energy and Infrastructure V JV, LLC, an investment fund managed by Capital Dynamics, Inc., and certain other co-investors (collectively, “Capital Dynamics”), pursuant to which Capital Dynamics will acquire 8point3 through an acquisition of 8point3 General Partner, LLC (the “General Partner”), the general partner of the Partnership (such transaction, the “GP Transfer”), all of the outstanding Class A shares in the Partnership and all of the outstanding common and subordinated units and incentive distribution rights in 8point3 Operating Company, LLC (“OpCo”), the Partnership’s opera

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (December 5th, 2017)

TEMPE, Ariz., December 5, 2017 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced full-year 2018 guidance. First Solar’s Chief Financial Officer, Alex Bradley, provided the guidance and outlook during the Company’s 2017 Analyst Day event held today at the Company’s Series 6 factory in Perrysburg, Ohio. In addition to providing the 2018 financial outlook, Company executives also discussed First Solar’s business outlook and technology and operations roadmaps. The live video webcast of the event and related materials are available through the First Solar Investor Relations website at http://investor.firstsolar.com/. A replay of the webcast will be available approximately two hours after the conclusion of the webcast and can be accessed by visiting the investor relations website. The replay will remain available for approximately 90 calendar days.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (October 26th, 2017)

TEMPE, Ariz., October 26, 2017 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the third quarter of 2017. Net sales for the third quarter were $1.1 billion, an increase of $464 million from the prior quarter primarily due to the sale of the California Flats and Cuyama projects and higher third-party module sales.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (July 27th, 2017)

TEMPE, Ariz., July 27, 2017 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2017. Net sales for the second quarter were $623 million, a decrease of $269 million from the prior quarter primarily due to lower systems sales, partially offset by higher third-party module sales.

First Solar, Inc. – SECOND AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT among FIRST SOLAR, INC., The Borrowing Subsidiaries Parties Hereto, (July 14th, 2017)

SECOND AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (as amended, amended and restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time, this “Agreement”), dated as of July 10, 2017, among FIRST SOLAR, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), the Borrowing Subsidiaries (as defined herein, and, together with the Company, the “Borrowers”), the several banks and other financial institutions or entities from time to time parties to this Agreement (the “Lenders”), CITICORP NORTH AMERICA, INC., WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, BANK OF MONTREAL, SUMITOMO MITSUI BANKING CORPORATION and BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., as co-documentation agents (in such capacity, the “Documentation Agents”), HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION and CREDIT AGRICOLE CORPORATE AND INVESTMENT BANK, as co-syndication agents (in such capacity, the “Syndication Agents”), and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as administrative agent.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (June 9th, 2017)

This release contains forward-looking statements which are made pursuant to safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements include statements, among other things, concerning: effects on our financial statements resulting from certain module manufacturing changes and associated restructuring activities; our business strategy, including anticipated trends and developments in and management plans for our business and the markets in which we operate; future financial results, operating results, revenues, gross margin, operating expenses, products, projected costs (including estimated future module collection and recycling costs), warranties, solar module technology and cost reduction roadmaps, restructuring, product reliability, investments in unconsolidated affiliates and capital expenditures; our ability to continue to reduce the cost per watt of our solar modules; our ability to expand manufacturing capacity worldwide; ou

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (May 2nd, 2017)

TEMPE, Ariz., May 2, 2017 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2017. Net sales for the first quarter were $892 million, an increase of $561 million from the prior quarter primarily due to the sale of the Moapa project, partially offset by lower third-party module sales.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (April 5th, 2017)

TEMPE, Ariz., April 5, 2017 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) announced today that it, working together with its financial and legal advisors, is reviewing alternatives for the sale of its interests in 8point3 Energy Partners. First Solar will coordinate this review with its partner SunPower.

First Solar, Inc. – OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form OPT-006 by reference. (February 22nd, 2017)

This Option Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of options (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) covering one or more options (“Options”) to purchase the number of shares of common stock of First Solar, Inc., par value $.001 (each a “Share”) set forth in the Grant Notice, subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 15 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – PERFORMANCE UNIT AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form Perf Unit-006 by reference. (February 22nd, 2017)

This Performance Share Unit Award Agreement including any addendum or exhibits hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of Performance Units (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the number of performance units set forth in the Grant Notice. Each Performance Unit constitutes an unfunded and unsecured promise of the Company to deliver (or cause to be delivered) to the Participant one share of the common stock of the Company (a “Share”), subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement, the Grant Notice, and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 14 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – SHARE AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form Share Award-006 by reference. (February 22nd, 2017)

This Share Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of fully vested shares of the Company’s common stock (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the Company’s 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the number of shares of common stock (the “Shares”) set forth in the Grant Notice. This Award is subject to all the terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 10 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form RSU-007 by reference. (February 22nd, 2017)

This Restricted Stock Unit Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of an award of Restricted Stock Units (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the number of restricted stock units (each such restricted stock unit, an “RSU”) set forth in the Grant Notice. Each RSU constitutes an unfunded and unsecured promise of the Company to deliver (or cause to be delivered) to the Participant one share of the common stock of the Company (a “Share”), subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 15 OF THIS AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – CASH INCENTIVE AWARD AGREEMENT under the FIRST SOLAR, INC. 2015 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN, between First Solar, Inc. (the “Company”), a Delaware corporation, and the individual (the “Participant”) set forth on the Grant Notice which incorporates this Form Cash-004 by reference. (February 22nd, 2017)

This Cash Incentive Award Agreement including any addendum hereto and the Grant Notice (collectively, this “Award Agreement”) set forth the terms and conditions of this Cash Incentive Award (this “Award”) that is being granted to the Participant set forth on the Grant Notice on the date set forth in the Grant Notice (such date, the “Grant Date”), under the terms of the First Solar, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Compensation Plan (the “Plan”) for the amount set forth in the Grant Notice. The Award is subject to the all terms and conditions of this Award Agreement and the Plan, including without limitation, THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISIONS SET FORTH IN SECTION 12 OF THIS CASH INCENTIVE AWARD AGREEMENT.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (February 21st, 2017)

TEMPE, Ariz., February 21, 2017 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. Net sales for the fourth quarter were $480 million, a decrease of $208 million from the prior quarter due to the completion of multiple systems projects during the quarter, partially offset by higher module-only sales.

First Solar, Inc. – SIXTH AMENDMENT TO AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT among FIRST SOLAR, INC., The Borrowing Subsidiaries Parties Hereto, The Several Lenders from Time to Time Parties Hereto, CITICORP NORTH AMERICA, INC. and WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as Documentation Agents, BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, and CREDIT AGRICOLE CORPORATE AND INVESTMENT BANK, as Syndication Agents, and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent Dated as of January 20, 2017 (January 27th, 2017)

This Sixth Amendment, dated as of January 20, 2017 (this “Sixth Amendment”), to the Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of October 15, 2010 (as amended by the First Amendment dated as of May 6, 2011, the Second Amendment dated as of June 30, 2011, the Third Amendment dated as of October 23, 2012, the Fourth Amendment dated as of July 15, 2013 and the Fifth Amendment dated as of June 3, 2015, the “Existing Credit Agreement”), is among First Solar, Inc. a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), the financial institutions and other persons party hereto as Lenders, and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as the administrative agent (in its capacity as the administrative agent, the “Administrative Agent”).

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (November 16th, 2016)

First Solar, Inc. Announces Acceleration of Series 6 Solar Module Production to 2018; Restructures Operations; Updates 2016 Guidance & Provides 2017 Guidance

First Solar, Inc. – Employment Agreement and Change-in-Control Severance Agreement (November 3rd, 2016)

This Employment Agreement (this “Agreement”) is made by and between First Solar, Inc., a Delaware corporation having its principal office at 350 West Washington Street, Suite 600, Tempe, Arizona 85281 (hereinafter, “Employer”), and Alexander Bradley (hereinafter, “Employee”), and is effective as of October 24, 2016 (the “Effective Date”) subject to Section 1.1(b) below.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (November 2nd, 2016)

TEMPE, Ariz., November 2, 2016 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the third quarter of 2016. Net sales were $688 million, a decrease of $246 million from the prior quarter due to the completion of multiple systems projects during the quarter, partially offset by higher module-only sales.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (August 3rd, 2016)

TEMPE, Ariz., August 3, 2016 - First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2016. Net sales were $934 million in the quarter, an increase of $86 million from the prior quarter. The increase was due to higher module only sales, the sale of the Kingbird project and revenue recognition across multiple systems projects, partially offset by lower revenue from the Silver State South and Stateline projects which reached or neared completion in the quarter.

First Solar, Inc. – News Release (May 9th, 2016)

TEMPE, Ariz., May 9, 2016 – First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that Georges Antoun, President – U.S., has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer, effective July 1, 2016.