Entries by Third Sun Solar

Bi-Directional Metering in Ohio

All residential solar systems that maintain a connection with their utility company require a bi-directional meter. A bi-directional meter measures the flow of electricity in two directions. It measures how much energy you’ve consumed and how much solar energy you’ve fed back into the grid. Read more about net metering here.  When do I turn […]

Net Metering for Solar in Ohio  

In sunny peak months in Ohio, solar systems often produce more energy than a home can consume. Have you ever wondered what happens to this excess electricity? Or how you, the homeowner, benefit from the extra energy your solar energy system produces? Net Metering is the process that accounts for this difference in production & use.  Net metering […]

House Bill 6: Ohio Businesses Call on Governor and Lt. Governor to embrace clean energy policies

June 4, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ohio Businesses Call on Governor and Lt. Governor to embrace clean energy policies: HB 6 Provisions Repealing Renewable and Energy Efficiency Standards would be “huge step backward” COLUMBUS, Ohio – More than 60 businesses and organizations have issued an open letter to Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon […]

Customer Care Specialist

Is your current job not providing the challenge that you need? Want to work on a team that is mission aligned, pays you well and has lots of work?      There is a position for you, if you are passionate about customer care and service and have an interest in being part of a fast-growing, […]

A Women-Led Solar Business  

For the past 20 years, Third Sun Solar founder and CEO Michelle Greenfield has contributed tirelessly to the advancement of solar. These contributions include the increased participation & contributions of women in the solar field.  Her leadership can be seen in many areas, as a contractor, policy advocate and educator. Over the years, Michelle’s leadership has had a ripple […]

Solar Batteries Becoming Increasingly Common   

Here at Third Sun Solar we are finding that our residential customers are increasingly interested in purchasing battery storage with their solar energy system. Battery systems are valuable for many reasons. They provide peace of mind to individuals who experience frequent power outages. Especially in rural areas in Ohio, grid outages are common. Solar batteries […]

4 Reasons To Go Solar This Spring

The dreary Ohio winter is behind us. That means it’s the perfect time to think about solar for your roof! Take advantage of peak solar production months by choosing to go solar this spring.   Many homeowners choose to get repairs done on their roofs or replace the whole roof in the springtime. Right after a […]

Solar Design & Engineering Assistant

Is your current job not providing the challenge that you need? Want to work on a team that is mission aligned, pays you well and has lots of work?      There is a position for you, if you are a Solar Design & Engineering Assistant and have interests in working on a mix of Residential, Government and […]

Electrician Helper

Is your current job not providing the challenge that you need? Want to work on a team that is mission aligned, pays you well and has lots of work?      There is a position for you, if you are a Electrician (or want to be!) and have interests in working on a mix of Residential, Government and […]