During Tesla’s Q2 earnings call, Elon Musk dropped the little bombshell; that Tesla’s solar panels now cost $1.49 per watt after incentives. This is a huge step forward for the price of solar power — but Matt Ferrell says he found that it can be even lower.
- During Tesla's Q2 earnings call, Elon Musk said the company’s solar panels are now 30% cheaper than the U.S. average.
- This means, after considering the Federal tax credit, the costs become $1.49 per watt.
- While this is a huge step for solar, some say its actually cheaper. But how?