Solrif® – the roof of the future.
The patented solar roof replacing classic tiles.

With its Solrif®, the pioneering company for solar solutions Ernst Schweizer AG presents a solar roof that produces renewable energy, contributes to climate turnaround and finances itself. This in-roof photovoltaic mounting system is marketed in partnership with Europe’s leading manufacturers of solar modules and is subject to ongoing further development. It replaces the classic tile. Existing installations already add up to an installed power of around 800 MWp worldwide.


Aesthetically integrated

  • As a simple and aesthetically attractive solar roof, Solrif® fits in well with every kind of building and village setting – whether modern or monumental-protected

  • Obtainable with solar modules of different formats and colours 

Successful for 20 years
  • From the worldwide market leader with 20 years of experience and 800 MWp of installed power output

  • Proven quality: aluminium not plastic, patented and certified


Flexible and versatile

  • The solar system for all pitched roofs

  • Flexible modular system similar to tiles: full or part roofs, connections for roof windows, chimneys and other obstacles, dummy modules, all common roof pitches

Roof of the future


How the roof of the future is created

Webinar: Roof integration with Solrif®

Single-family house in Altusried, Germany

«It is always important to us that the entire roof surface appears homogeneous, and this can be very well achieved by integrating Solrif® into the roof surface. And then, it looks great.»

Dieter Hartenstein
Dip.Eng. Architect (BDB)
Architekturbüro Hartenstein, Altusried

Your benefits with Solrif® – whether you are a decision-maker, a planner or an installer

1. Decisions

Facts and figures for investors, project developers and architects


2. Planning

Facts and figures for solar project planners


3. Installation

Facts and figures for solar installers
and technicians

Swiss quality means safety 


✔️ long-lasting aluminium, not plastic

✔️ weather-resistant, rain-proof, fire-tested

✔️ laying concept avoids any stress onto glass or cells

✔️ 10 (or 25-30) year guarantee on modules

✔️ Swiss family business with 100 years of history background and 450 employees on its payroll

Patented and certified by

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 EP 1 060 520 B1


IEC 61215/61730

An initiative under the auspices and with the support of 

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