Tesla’s Solar Roof has had a rough start. Originally introduced in Oct. 2016, the Solar Roof was re-worked several times, and has only gone into wider distribution this year, partially due to Tesla’s well-documented struggles to produce its Model 3 at volume.
But it now seems Tesla is serious about making its Solar Roof ubiquitous. On Sunday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed on Twitter that the company plans to offer the roof internationally “later this year.”
Looking forward to international expansion later this year 😀
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) February 16, 2020
Musk would not name individual countries in which the roof would be offered, but he did say that the roof will initially be produced in Tesla’s Gigafactory in New York, with production going international with time. Read more…