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Tesla Milestone: 500,000 Solar Panel and Roof Installations Completed

@Tesla announced on Monday that it has reached 500,000 solar panel and solar roof installations, equating to around 4GW of clean energy. Tesla paused all solar roof installations in July, with some onlookers citing potential supply issues as a cause for the halt. In September, Tesla began requiring the purchase of a Powerwall with all […]

Tesla Pauses Solar Roof Installations Once Again Across the U.S.

There hasn’t been much movement in Tesla’s solar roof department, as the company’s been plagued by production halts and supply shortages throughout much of this year. Tesla is halting solar roof installations in almost every U.S. market, according to sources familiar with the subject who spoke to electrek. While the sources didn’t specify why Tesla is […]

Tesla Pauses New Solar Roof Installations Due to Supply Chain Issues

According to Electrek, Tesla is temporarily suspending scheduling for new solar roof installations due to supply chain issues. In a communique seen by the publication, Tesla told employees: Most of the solar industry has been experiencing supply chain delays. These constraints are beginning to impact Solar Roof as well. This will lead to delays in scheduling […]

Tesla Launches 20-Year Solar Roof Loan with Lower Monthly Payments

Tesla announced on Wednesday its 20-year Solar Roof loan with lower monthly payments, is now available. The company’s website asks prospective users to enter their home address and average electric bill to continue to see rates. Pricing varies depending on the size of your home and your location. 20-year Solar Roof loan with lower monthly […]

Tesla Solar Installations Being Affected by Supply Chain Constraints

  After Tesla expanded its solar roof installs throughout the U.S. in October, the company is now encountering some supply chain issues that will hamper its ability to meet production demands, according to an update shared on Monday. Tesla said in an email last week that it would be delaying certain solar installations due to […]

Tesla Quietly Unveils New 420-Watt Solar Panel

Tesla Solar is widely coveted, and despite how impressive the company’s Solar Roof is, solar panels still make up the vast majority of the company’s solar business. On Tuesday, electrek reported that Tesla has unveiled a new larger 420-watt solar panel, according to third-party Tesla solar installers that received datasheets for the new product. The […]

Tesla Powerwalls, Solar Roof to Power Housing Project in Texas

According to a press release Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently shared on Twitter, Tesla Solar is teaming up with Brookfield Asset Management Inc. and Dacra to build a large-scale sustainable residential neighborhood in Austin, Texas. Tesla Solar Roof + Powerwall in major new housing development in Austin — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) July 9, 2021 Provisionally named […]

Watch a Full Tesla Solar Roof Install [VIDEO]

In a new video shared last month by American Contractor Show, we can see a full Tesla Solar Roof being installed, solar panel by solar panel. The hosts talk through the process, while emphasizing the simplicity of having hardware that is all made by Tesla. One of the hosts said, “It’s so cool because everything […]

Tesla Will Ask Pennsylvania Judge to Transfer Solar Lawsuit to California

Following multiple reports of lawsuits over solar roof hikes in both Pennsylvania and California, the latter of which may become a single class-action lawsuit, Tesla is reportedly hoping to have the former transferred to its home state. According to Business Insider, Tesla’s lawyers are looking to ask a Pennsylvania court if a Solar Roof price […]

Tesla Solar Roof Lawsuits May Turn Single Class-Action in California

  After reports that homeowners were suing Tesla for a $30,000 price increase during installation, one state is debating whether it should combine multiple lawsuits into a single class-action lawsuit. A recent lawsuit filed against Tesla’s Solar division in California, the second of its kind within the state, has sparked questions by a state judge […]

Tesla Faces Lawsuit from Homeowners Over $30,000 Solar Price Increase

Pennsylvania homeowners Philip Dahlin and Mary Arndtsen will file a breach of contract lawsuit against Tesla, for overcharging on a Solar Roof installation contract at their New Hope, Pennsylvania home, according to Business Insider. In the original contract, Tesla said their price was $46,084.80, but when contacted by the company more than half a year […]

Tesla Offers Free Powerwall to Some Solar Roof Customers Awaiting Installs

Many Tesla Solar Roof customers currently awaiting delivery or in purchase discussions with the company have taken to Reddit after they received emails from Tesla offering them one additional Tesla Powerwall battery for their setup at no additional cost. Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed earlier this week that the Solar Roof and Solar Panels would no […]