First Solar, Inc. Confidential and Anonymous Financial Concern Hotline

The SEC, in the final ruling regarding standards relating to Audit Committees, requires that First Solar, Inc. provide a facility for the receipt, retention and treatment of complaints received regarding accounting, internal accounting controls or auditing matters.

Please feel free to contribute any comments through this interface regarding such accounting matters. Your message is encrypted and will be delivered directly to the Audit Committee.

Understanding and acting upon any issues that exist regarding financial, accounting and/or audit matters is an essential component to First Solar, Inc.'s ability to take action and ensure the highest levels of financial fidelity.

Your message may be left in one of two methods:

1. Secure Web Form

Click here to access an Internet-based message interface that will deliver a message to the Audit Committee.

2. Voicemail

Call 866-569-1857 to leave a message with the Audit Committee. All voicemail messages will be electronically altered/disguised to ensure the confidentiality of your identity.

When you send a message using either of these methods, you will receive back a 14 to 16-digit code that can be used to access the status of your message. The Audit Committee may also use this to ask you, with complete confidentiality, for additional information regarding this issue.

To anonymously follow up on your message, please click here.

Thank you. Integrity is everyone's responsibility at First Solar, Inc..