Q&A: First Solar CFO Mark Widmar

The CFO of one of the world's largest solar manufacturers joins Climate Spectator to discuss large-scale solar in Australia, the future for the sector and why solar represents a worthwhile investment for government.

After opening Australia's biggest solar power plant, the 10 MW Greenough River Solar Farm in WA, First Solar's Chief Financial Officer Mark Widmar discusses with Climate Spectator editor Tristan Edis:

-- The importance of the first large-scale solar farm in Australia;

-- The problems facing solar manufacturers;

-- The performance of different solar cells;

-- The future for the solar sector; and

-- Why government support is important.

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