First Solar has signed a module supply agreement with ACME Tele Power (ATPL) in which it will provide its thin-film modules for ATPL’s 15MW (DC) solar power plant in Gujarat, India. The modules are scheduled to be delivered in March 2011.
Manoj Kumar Upadhyay, chairman and managing director ACME Tele Power commented, “We are delighted to have entered this agreement with First Solar, which is one of the few companies in the world that possess a complete set of capabilities required to realize very large photovoltaic solar projects. This agreement is in line with our endeavor of pioneering turnkey solar technologies in India. We are enthusiastic about working with First Solar to make this ambitious project a success and deliver larger benefits to the country.”