Tesla started installing solar roof to its employees
Ordinary customers have to wait a little longer, but Tesla employees of the company have already begun to receive brand new roof with solar panels - so they decided to reward for labor, and at the same time to break in new technology, test it in the case. As is the case with the new models of cars, the first updated their house itself masks, and after him the solar panels installed and some employees in managerial positions.
The first solar shingles that can accumulate energy, was presented Elon Musk last year. Roofs of Tesla have different colors, imitating conventional materials, can save up to 100% of its electricity, and at a price comparable to traditional types of coatings.
"They are already installed on my house roof JB Strobel (Tesla Technical Director) has also covered", - he said Elon Musk told Tech Crunch.
Tesla has already voiced the price and collect pre-orders for the new roof. The company provides a lifetime warranty on them, promising to maintain coverage and batteries as long as there is a house in which they are mounted. Despite the claims mask the fact that "the roof of the price Tesla is comparable to the cost of traditional solutions", still a price on elektrovyrabatyvayuschuyu new product is quite high, because except the solar wafers homeowners have to buy more and one or two Powerwall battery for around six thousand dollars a piece.