31 Oct '16, 3pm

Tesla solar roof gets pulses racing but it's what's inside that counts - PV-Tech (blog)

Tesla solar roof gets pulses racing but it's what's inside that counts - PV-Tech (blog)

Each roof tile has one mono cell embedded. Source: Tesla/YouTube. It was all very…Tesla. A showbiz product launch on the lot of a major TV and film studio, the set of Desperate Housewives not just the backdrop but the focus of the entire affair. When the curtain dropped, the solar roof we were promised was not what was expected. Perhaps it should have been. The Hollywood touch for a black on black, 72-cell module recessed into the roof would have felt like overkill. Even for Tesla. The solution instead is one mono cell for one roof tile . The glass is transparent from above and coloured from street level. It’s a simple trick and from the photography we have seen so far, it works a treat. No one can deny that compared to many BIPV alternatives, this is by far the most integrated. Beauty, as I often remind myself, is in the eye of the beholder. I’m not going to say this is t...

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