First Solar Inc.

First Solar is planning a photovoltaic (PV) solar module manufacturing facility in Alabama’s Lawrence County—its fourth in America. (Photograph Courtesy of First Solar)

First Solar to Build $1.1B Alabama Plant

Tempe, Ariz.-based First Solar, Inc., has selected a Norfolk Southern (NS)-served site in north Alabama for a $1.1 billion photovoltaic (PV) solar-module manufacturing facility.