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Monier SOLARtile
Description

Smart, sleek, solar: Monier SOLARtiles are solar system specifically designed to seamlessly integrate with Monier flat profile concrete tiles to provide sustainable energy.

Solar panels on roofs can reduce power costs, but typical solar arrays are heavy, unsightly, and can only be fitted on certain areas of a roof and require a crane to install. To solve this problem, Monier has worked to deliver SOLARtiles their own modular and sleek tile-integrated solar panels, which blend in with the rest of the roof. 

Lightweight, but strong, Monier SOLARtiles are built to take a beating from the elements. They are hail-proof and strong enough to be walked on like most other roof tiles.

Unlike traditional bolt-on systems, the impact on natural wind flow around the roof is minimised, which means no extra strain or debris building up around the system. Also, there is no need to cut, grind or drill through the existing roof during installation.

Key Features
  • Integrated design — seamlessly integrates into Monier flat profile concrete tiles
  • Structural integrity — no need to cut, drill or grind the roof tiles when installing
  • Modular system — utilise smaller roof sections to optimise energy production
  • Lighter than traditional roof tiles
  • 25 year Linear Power Performance Warranty
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for all styles including period style homes
  • Can be retro-fitted
  • Integrates with Monier flat profile concrete tiles
  • High wind
  • Seismic
  • Cyclone
  • Corrosion zones
Limitations on Use
  • Must be installed by a Monier specified installer
  • Minimum roof pitch is 20° — subject to regional variations and wind
  • As with traditional solar, orientation closest to north provides the greatest efficiency
In-Service History

SOLARtile has been on the market for five years with a proven history in making roofs look and work better. 

Other Performance Attributes
  • 25 year Linear Power Performance Warranty
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Monier has a proud history in the New Zealand building industry, from the original terracotta tile to the extensive range available today, Monier tiles have long been a trusted roofing solution.

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