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Tesla Punts Solar-Roof Production Ramp Up, Citing ‘Complexity’

The Tesla Motors Inc. and SolarCity Corp. solar roof is displayed atop a house in this handout illustration provided to the media on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016.

Source: Tesla Inc.


We’re going to have to wait a little longer for Tesla Inc.’s solar roof to go into volume production.

Almost two years after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk unveiled the roof, Tesla on Wednesday acknowledged its “complexity.” The company is still iterating the product’s design and refining the installation process.