Post Tagged with: "solar roof"

BASF, SoloPower Systems debut solar-integrated roofing system

BASF, SoloPower Systems debut solar-integrated roofing system

October 5, 2017 at 11:52 am 0 comments

The next contender in the solar-integrated roofing race: BASF and SoloPower Systems are launching a “multi-layered roofing system” that combines energy efficiency, power generation, waterproofing and water harvesting. The companies say the seamless multi-layered roofing system can be up to 60% lighter than conventional roofs due to its unique light weight construction materials throughoutRead More

CertainTeed launches new 60- and 72-cell solar modules

CertainTeed launches new 60- and 72-cell solar modules

May 31, 2017 at 8:12 am Comments are Disabled

CertainTeed Solar is proud to announce its US Series 60 and 72-cell solar modules, with 60 cell power output reaching 305 W and 72 cell power output of up to 365 W. The US Series modules, which are American-made using both domestic and foreign components, are among the most efficientRead More

Startup Forward Labs says it has a solar roof to compete with (beat?) Tesla’s

Startup Forward Labs says it has a solar roof to compete with (beat?) Tesla’s

May 25, 2017 at 1:43 pm Comments are Disabled

Forward Labs, a Palo Alto-based start-up, has begun taking pre-orders for the company’s new solar roofing system in the San Francisco Bay Area that immediately stands out for its differentiation from Tesla’s solar roof product details. For example, while the current color scheme of other solar roofs is black, theRead More

Tesla’s Solar Roof is ready to purchase; Here’s how much it costs

Tesla’s Solar Roof is ready to purchase; Here’s how much it costs

May 15, 2017 at 8:56 am Comments are Disabled

The guessing game and cryptic tweets are over. Amid the latest dark clouds from Q1, Tesla’s persistent optimism continues with the official launch of its solar industry-changing (maybe?) solar roof product. So, does it live up to the hype? I suppose we can’t really know until these make it outRead More

Infiniti Research: Elon Musk’s solar roof claim will lead to even more innovation, solar adoption

Infiniti Research: Elon Musk’s solar roof claim will lead to even more innovation, solar adoption

February 1, 2017 at 8:41 am Comments are Disabled

The growth of the solar industry has been drastic in recent years, especially in terms of capacity, thanks to decreased prices of solar power systems, which has led to a dramatic growth of residential solar installations. According to Infiniti Research, global smart grid investments were at an all-time high inRead More

WATCH: Elon Musk explains SolarCity’s new solar roof product line

WATCH: Elon Musk explains SolarCity’s new solar roof product line

October 31, 2016 at 9:25 am 3 comments

In the back lot of Universal Studios Hollywood, Elon Musk took to the stage to debut his latest bet on the future — the solar roof. This is an idea of the future based on a technology that originally hit the scene in 2005, but the Solar City/Tesla architect believesRead More

World of solar news: Dutch company ZEP debuts sun roof tile

World of solar news: Dutch company ZEP debuts sun roof tile

October 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Maybe solar roofs really will be the next big thing. SolarCity aside, by developing existing ceramic roof tiles with integrated solar cells, Dutch company ZEP has presented the world’s first sun roof tile, making each roof suitable for generating solar energy. Although the first black solar roof tiles have beenRead More

SunTegra looks to ramp up its solar roof sales, hires new director

SunTegra looks to ramp up its solar roof sales, hires new director

September 30, 2016 at 11:58 am Comments are Disabled

Elon Musk’s solar-roof proclamation during a SolarCity earnings call has renewed interest at-large in the idea, but the concept is definitely not new. SunTegra, one such provider of integrated solar roof systems, is looking to expand its sales efforts, hiring Mark Paille as Director of Sales. Previously, Paille led NortheastRead More

The next big product push from SolarCity? Solar roofs

The next big product push from SolarCity? Solar roofs

August 11, 2016 at 8:46 am 1 comment

Following its merger with Tesla, there’s been renewed interest in the direction of SolarCity. The obvious next step is a big push to solar-plus-storage solutions and installations, but on the company’s second quarter earnings call this week, Chairman Elon Musk announced that SolarCity will start to produce solar roofs asRead More

 
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