SolarCity roofing might cost the same as traditional shingles

Elon Musk might make grand statements, but he has a track record of backing them up with results. Like creating reusable spacecraft, for example. But Musk's lat… [Read More]

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Elon Musk might make grand statements, but he has a track record of backing them up with results.
But Musk's latest sentiments about his #SolarCity energy company might break that streak.
"I don't want to commit 100 percent to this yet, but it's looking quite promising that a solar roof will actually cost less than a normal roof before you even take the value of the electricity into account," he said, on a recent investor's call.
"So, the basic proposition would be, 'Would you like a roof that looks better than a normal roof, lasts twice as long, costs less, and by the way generates electricity?'
It's like, why would you get anything else?"

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Source: Engadget