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Watch a few examples of projects with ZEP solar roof tiles in the Netherlands in this YouTube video:

 

ZEP Beats Musk to the Integrated Solar Roof With Tile System – Review by Chris Meehan on solarreviews.com – April 10, 2016

“The solar rooftop solar tiles create a more efficient system for dealing with rooftops that include features like chimneys, dormers or skylights because the tiles can more easily fit around such features than regular-sized photovoltaic panels.” Read more… 

Integrating Solar Cells into Ceramic Roof Tiles – Article by Michael Alba on engineering.com
October 19, 2016

“There are still some factors standing in the way of widespread consumer adoption, and one is that some homeowners are concerned about the aesthetics of their solar rooftops. ZEP is offering an alternative: solar roof tiles that look like regular roof tiles.” Read more…

Solar Roof Tile Makes Each Roof Suitable for Solar Energy – Article by Amanda Kennedy on renewablenownetwork.com – March 10, 2017

“By developing existing ceramic roof tiles with integrated solar cells, Dutch company ZEP has presented the world’s first sun roof tile, making each roof suitable for generating solar energy. The solar cells in these roof tiles are invisible, leaving the aesthetic character of any building intact. ” Read more…

Dutch company Uses Ceramic Tiles to Build Energy Generating Roof – Aritcle posted on technigraphicmagazine.com – October 5, 2016

“While conventional photovoltaic (PV) solar panels are large and conspicuous, solar-integrated building materials are now being heralded as the next generation of solar technology. ” Read more…