31 Oct '16, 8pm

Elon Musk Pitches New Custom Solar Panels On Hollywood Backlot

Elon Musk Pitches New Custom Solar Panels On Hollywood Backlot

Tesla has found a way to customize solar panels into a new style with its SolarCity partner. On Friday night, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk demonstrated how a new kind of solar roof will come to market starting next year through its partnership with SolarCity. Using a backlot at Universal Studios Hollywood, Musk stood in front of a movie screen showing a wide range of typical rooftops that the new solar power product can offer homeowners. SolarCity will be offering installations of roof tiles that will stand out compared to the typical unattractive array of solar panels installed on homes and commercial buildings. The Tesla and SolarCity unveiling on Friday night used as a demonstration model a house on the backlot set of what used to be the Desperate Housewives TV series. The new panel can emulate rooftops using clay tiles on a Spanish-style house, shingles on a colonial, or...

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solarindustrymag.com 31 Oct '16, 6pm

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ecowatch.com 31 Oct '16, 2pm

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Musk Discusses Solar Roof, Merger With SolarCity

Musk Discusses Solar Roof, Merger With SolarCity

gas2.org 02 Nov '16, 3pm

Musk told his audience that the Tesla/SolarCity merger is a no brainer. SolarCity is successful doing business in just 22 ...

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treehugger.com 31 Oct '16, 11am

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Tesla Unveils an Innovative New Line of Solar P...

highsnobiety.com 29 Oct '16, 9am

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greentechmedia.com 29 Oct '16, 12am

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Schools in oil-rich Alberta to get solar panels

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solardaily.com 30 Oct '16, 1pm

The provincial government in Alberta said it's responding to student interest by making funding available for solar panels...

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hypebeast.com 29 Oct '16, 4am

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cleantechnica.com 31 Oct '16, 12pm

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