Tesla is planning to revive its solar business, which has been plummeting over the last year, by undercutting the competition with much lower prices under $2 per watt achieved by involving the customer in the quoting process. expand full story
Tesla Energy Stories April 30
Tesla Energy Stories February 22
Tesla has been increasingly using more solar panels made by Panasonic at Gigafactory 2 in Buffalo for its solar retrofit business.
Now Electrek has learned that Tesla started using a new 330-watt solar module. expand full story
Tesla Energy Stories January 19
Tesla has been betting on word of mouth to promote most of its products and solar has been no exception since it has acquired SolarCity
Here’s how Tesla has been taking over neighborhoods with solar energy thanks to the help satisfied customers. expand full story
Tesla Energy Stories November 15, 2018
Tesla Energy announced today that they are reducing the prices of their solar power systems by $3,000 to $5,000 for the average homeowner.
They cite improvements in “vertical integration” as the reason for the price cut. expand full story
Tesla Energy Stories November 12, 2018
Tesla Energy Stories November 9, 2018
The California Public Utilities Commission approved this week a very important proposal from PG&E to deploy over 2 GWh of energy storage capacity from battery systems by Tesla and other companies that will replace three gas plants. expand full story
Tesla Energy Stories November 1, 2018
While we are waiting for Tesla to ramp up its solar roof tiles, the company is starting to use more of its own solar modules.
A new report shows that Tesla Energy is now mainly using its own ‘Tesla-branded’ solar panels made by Panasonic at Gigafactory 2 in Buffalo. expand full story
Tesla Energy Stories October 14, 2018
Tesla’s energy division is deploying a new Powerpack project in Weld County, Colorado, where it could save ratepayers and the local utility as much as $1 million per year. expand full story
Tesla Energy Stories August 2, 2018
Tesla Energy Stories July 18, 2018
Ever since Tesla took over SolarCity to become part of Tesla Energy, the deployment of solar power has been slowing down gradually for a series of reasons ranging from a restructuring to market changes.
Now Tesla is looking at a shift as it claims that demand is not a problem and now they need to increase production. expand full story