Entries by Third Sun Solar

Solar Power is Safe and Secure 

5 Reasons Why A Solar Power System Is a Safe Investment     1.  The Sun Will Always Be There  Something no one can deny: the sun will rise again tomorrow.   Solar panels can still produce electricity on cloudy or rainy days, which is part of the reason solar works in Ohio.   Solar energy is better than other […]

Solar Power and Rural Electric Co-Ops in Ohio 

In the 1930s, Ohio established rural electric cooperatives. At the time, investor-owned utilities refused to service rural areas because it did not make economic sense. The structure of rural electric cooperatives provided a means to get electricity to rural America. These cooperatives still stand today and are member-owned, like the title “cooperative” would suggest. Each participant in the […]

5 Solar Goals in the New Year

It’s this time of year you become flooded with content about resolution and goals. Much of this content has to do with health, fitness, and wellness. Our intention with this post is not to add to that noise but instead, give you the opportunity to learn something new. Your goals and resolutions are up to […]

Santa Goes Solar: Case Study

All Santa & Mrs. Clause wanted for Christmas this year was to GO SOLAR. This holiday season Mr. & Mrs. Claus installed a 27.6 kW solar array at their personal home on the North Pole. They paired their solar purchase with the addition of four Tesla Powerwall’s to keep the Christmas lights lit and hot […]

Solar Business in Ohio

Nancy Miller is the CEO and co-owner of Miller Prosthetics & Orthotics in Belpre, Ohio. Her business provides prosthetic and orthotic services in the Mid-Ohio Valley. They strive to return patients back to the activity level they desire from walking and moving to running, fishing, and hunting. Third Sun Solar has been proud to work with a mission-driven business, working as a force for […]

The Gift of Solar

The Gift that Keeps on Giving Despite the short winter days, this December holiday season is a time to think about light. The Winter Solstice on December 21st marks the day in the year when daylight starts growing longer. And, as we think about longer, sunnier days, we start to think about the upcoming year. We map out our plans & […]

Solar Panel ROI & Payback

Does solar really save money // Is solar really worth it? These are some of the first questions we hear from folks who are just starting out on their solar journey. When talking about a technical product with a “payback” like solar power – it’s easy to get confused. We’ve seen solar companies promise the […]