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First Solar Factory No. 5

First Solar

Iberia Parish, LA, USA

30.0365132056831, -91.8817908413852

The Big Green Machine Site ID: 411

Additional Information:

Sector: Solar

Activity: Manufacturing

Product: Solar Modules

Project Announcement Date: 7/27/2023

Target for Starting Production: 2026

Announced Post Inflation Reduction Act: Yes

Target Annual Production: 3.5 GW

Operating Status: Under Construction

Target Jobs: 700

Capital Investment: $1100 million

Congressional District: LA3

Government Subsidies:

Local/State: $30 million

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