SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 27, 2008
FIRST SOLAR, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
350 West Washington Street
Tempe, Arizona 85281
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (602) 414-9300
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On October 29, 2008, First Solar is issuing a press release and holding a conference call
regarding its financial results for the third quarter ended September 27, 2008. A copy of the press
release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
The information in this Form 8-K and in Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto shall not be deemed
filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the
Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liability of that Section, nor shall it be deemed
incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the
Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
||Press Release of First Solar dated October 29, 2008.