First Solar, Chinese partner to develop projects

AP News
Posted: May 10, 2011 6:50 AM

First Solar Inc., a U.S. maker of solar power equipment, and a Chinese power company say they will collaborate on developing solar power projects.

First Solar and government-owned China Power International New Energy said Tuesday they will look at potential projects in China, the United States and other markets.

First Solar, based in Tempe, Arizona, is developing a solar power plant in the northern Chinese city of Ordos. China Power International New Energy has developed wind and other renewable energy projects in China.