With more than 10 gigawatts installed worldwide, First Solar is the leading global provider of PV energy solutions. We have developed, financed, engineered, constructed and currently operate the largest grid-connected PV power plants in existence. Below are a few examples of our groundbreaking projects from around the world.
The Luz del Norte project will be the largest photovoltaic (PV) solar power plant in Latin America when completed and will occupy 478 hectares of land located 58 km northeast of Copiapó, Chile.
Currently one of the world’s largest PV plant in operation, Agua Caliente features First Solar’s plant control, forecasting and energy scheduling capabilities.
Located on the Northwestern corner of the Carissa Plains in California, Topaz is the world's largest operational PV power plant and provides bankable solar energy for owner MidAmerican Solar.
Currently one of the largest utility-scale PV plants in Australia, Greenough River displaces the energy requirements of a desalination plant.
Currently operating in California, Desert Sunlight represents solar’s ability to provide bulk power generation and is a testament to First Solar’s execution capabilities.
The Kitakyushu Solar Power plant, located on 1.7 hectares of land in Kitakyushu City in Fukuoka prefecture, demonstrates how solar power can provide safe, clean energy to Japan and stimulate the local economy.
Currently one of the largest utility-scale PV plants in the region, DEWA 13 is the first phase of the landmark 1GW Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.
Copper Mountain is co-located with an existing gas combined cycle power plant.