Tesla called, finally, the prices of their new solar shingles. It turned out that it will save not only on electricity but also on the purchase of solar panels for roofs. The price of each panel is not only comparable to conventional roofing, but is often even cheaper than conventional materials.
Square meter solar roof will cost the buyer $ 220. Yes, with the usual slate does not compare, but with tiles of high quality — completely. Elon Musk explained the low price of just: manufacturers conventional materials for roofs, as a rule, do not optimize the production and delivery of their products, which ultimately affects the price of the product. In addition, the weight of the panels for roofs from Tesla weighs almost two times less, and this means that the transportation costs of the solar shingles will be less. Their installation for the same reason, will be faster and easier.
Fashionable roofs in different colors I liked future customers, so all the products were immediately sold out on pre-orders until 2018. Hard to resist when you offer cheap, beautiful and reliable replacement of the old roof, especially when you consider that the new still will produce electricity. Oh, by the way. The extracted electricity still need to be stored somewhere. Therefore, all buyers of roofs relies and fashionable battery Powerwall 2.0 — it can be integrated into your home’s wiring and saving up to 100% of the electricity. Battery cost was 6500 dollars.