CertainTeed, a constructing supplies producer and subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, has launched the low-profile solar roofing system Solstice.
This product permits roofing contractors to extra merely combine solar expertise into new and present roofing techniques with each shingles and conventional panels. Ultimately, Solstice enhances a home’s aesthetic and sturdiness to make sure it could climate years of adjusting seasonal situations.
Solstice Shingle integrates with new or present asphalt shingle roofing and produces about as a lot energy as rack-mounted solar panels. The all-black solar panels have a excessive hail impression score and carry out effectively in subtle gentle and shade, resulting in elevated energy manufacturing. The shingle will also be put in instantly by a roofing contractor with help from an electrician, and is backed by a 25-year guarantee.
“As we consider the impact of rising energy costs and homeowners looking to take advantage of IRA tax credits and other incentives, solar roofing presents a tremendous business opportunity for roofing contractors as demand for solar roofing continues to grow,” says Phoebe Kwan, common supervisor of solar options at Saint-Gobain.
CertainTeed gives a full suite of academic assets by way of its Credentialed Solar Installer Program, which helps the contractor group with on-site coaching, credential and productiveness applications, and digital instruments.