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Tesla’s new solar roof could change how we create electricity

Tesla announced last week its new products that could revolutionize how we power our homes.

Solar Roof were shown off as a sleek way to have solar panels on your roof, while looking stylish and protecting the home at the same time.”We have to make the solar panels just as appealing as the cars have become” Elon Musk said.

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Courtesy of Tesla

There are four different styles available to make it more attractive to a larger amount of home owners. Terra cotta, slate tile, clay tile and Tesla glass tile are all options that are stronger than a traditional roof, giving it a longer life and making it more appealing to own.

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Courtesy of Tesla

Combined with the new Powerpack 2 that was released the system could power your home on completely renewable energy.

The release comes after Solar City and Tesla merged companies to streamline the greater goal of creating a future that is predominantly renewable energy.

You can watch the entire unveiling below: