Originally Posted by bsnub
It is new technology and as is expected the price always starts out high. Tesla is not the first company to make these roof tiles Dow chemical was the first but they have since stopped manufacturing. Eventually the price will drop as this tech is not going away.
On September 21, 1983, Motorola made history when the FCC approved the 8000X, the world's first commercial portable cell phone. It cost consumers a whopping $3,995 at the time.
$4,000.00 in 1983 had the same buying power as $9,894.75 in 2017.