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Tesla announces to slump solar panel prices by 38 percent

In the spring of 2017, Tesla announced the pricing for their new solar roof product, a roof replacement for your home. And since, Tesla has been manufacturing the solar roof at their Buffalo Gigafactory, slowly though mass-market availability remains unclear. According to Tesla, the average Tesla Solar Roof costs a property owner to pay around […]

Brighter horizons – what’s next for solar power?

Opinions are divided on the subject of the future of solar power. It is not uncommon to have scientists and specialists debating the possible outcomes of a solar energy boom, like the one we are currently experiencing in the industry. The rate at which solar costs have fallen and technology for sustainable energy has increased […]

Tesla will close solar facilities in nine American states as per documents and employees

Three internal documents and seven current and former employees of Tesla suggest that the company is closing about a dozen solar facilities in nine US states. Last week, it started cutting 9% of its workforce, and this series of closing is its latest move in the process. The residential solar business was bought by the […]

Five solar techs changing the world beyond recognition

Renewable energy is taking the center stage as global warming, and environmental degradation threatens the world. According to the Renewable Capacity Statistics 2018 report, global renewable energy capacity increased to 2179 GW by the end of 2017. Among all the renewable resources, solar power has been growing exponentially; solar photovoltaics grew by 32%, while wind […]

Tesla Motors officially changes its name to Tesla Inc.

Tesla Motors officially changed its name to Tesla Inc. from its official company name Tesla Motors, Inc. From last couple of years, the company focusing on areas like energy, solar power hence, the name change hints company’s nature of business and future focus areas. Tesla becomes an energy company after removing “Motors” from the company’s […]

Tesla buys SolarCity in a $2.6 billion deal

A couple of month ago, Tesla motor’s wanted to combine its electric-car with solar-energy companies and hence sent a proposal to SolarCity in June. And now these two companies announced the agreement to work together. Tesla and SolarCity can create fully integrated residential, commercial and grid-scale products that improve the way that energy is generated, […]