Elon Musk recently disclosed the third version of Tesla’s solar roof product called the Solar Glass Roof tiles V3. The new Solar Glass Roof tiles are now available to order and installations will begin in a few weeks.
A New Roof with Integrated Solar: Solar Roof combines solar and non-solar tiles that appear similar to create a beautiful aesthetic with a comparable price of a typical roof + solar panels. Made with tempered glass, Solar Roof tiles are more than three times stronger than standard roofing tiles. – The company site reads
According to Elon Musk, the solar glass roof is a cheaper tile than substituting your roof and adding separate solar panels at the same time. For Musk, the tiles are basically targeted at people who are thinking of replacing their roof nevertheless. It’s better to go the conventional solar power technique if you know your roof has 10 years of life left to it.
The estimated price of a 2,000-square-foot Tesla’s solar glass roof tiles V3 is $33,950 (roughly Rs. 24, 03, 7000) and comes with a 25-year warranty. Initially, Telsa will be doing the setting up themselves aiming to complete the whole job in just eight hours. Available to purchase from Tesla Solar Roof’s official site.