Besides selling cars, it's no secret that Tesla's main goal is to change the way the world uses and generates electricity. Elson Musk is not a well-kept secret, explaining so much during the second repetition of Tesla's master plan.
"The purpose of all this," Musk wrote in 2016, "was and remains to accelerate the emergence of sustainable energy. so that we can imagine ourselves in the future and life is still good. "By definition," Musk explains, "at one point we need to achieve a sustainable energy economy or we will run out of fossil fuels to burn and civilization will collapse. "
In light of this, it was not so surprising when Tesla in 201
The solar roof adds nearly $ 35 per square foot, which is much higher than the price of $ 21.85 that Tesla first directed for the product.
that the roof in its quest boasted a large number of solar cells that probably contributed to the price. By the way, Musk noted at a recent shareholders meeting that the next generation of the company's solar roof will be rated in the same way as a "roof of gravel plus utility costs" or even lower.