General Info: Founded in 1999, First Solar is a publicly owned company that manufactures solar modules grid connected applications. The company sells its products throughout the United Sates and in international locations through a network of dealers. First Solar is ISO 9001:2000-certified and serves solar power plants, solar project developers and industrial clients. It has a design department that offers prototype design services utilizing latest technologies. First Solar provides a wide range of services that include system design and technical and field support services. Additionally, it arranges module collection and recycling programs to promote the collection and recycling of modules. First Solar s corporate headquarters is located in Phoenix and has a branch office in Perrysburg, Ohio.