First Solar wins solar modules contract from National Grid Renewables

First Solar PV modules

First Solar announced its contract to supply 1.6 gigawatts (GW)DC of its Series 7 thin film solar modules to National Grid Renewables. The modules are scheduled to be delivered in 2026 and 2027.

This latest order expands First Solar’s relationship with National Grid Renewables to over 4 GWDC, with an earlier agreement for 2 GWDC of modules announced in June 2022.

Minneapolis-headquartered National Grid Renewables and First Solar have also partnered on multiple projects that includes the 200-megawatt (MW) Prairie Wolf Solar Project in Illinois and the Noble Solar (275 MW) and Storage (125 MWh) Project in Texas.