Month: August 2019

To Tie or Not to Tie?

Grid tied, off grid, or grid tied with battery backup? This article describes the benefits and potential complications when deciding whether or not to connect your solar system to the utility grid.

Shawn Schreiner: Meet Our Team

I am the Sales Manager at True South Solar. When I started True South Solar with Eric Hansen, I was an installer and I’m still a licensed solar electrician. These days managing sales and design takes up most of my time.

Supporting Our Community

True South Solar has been an active and supportive member of our community since its creation in 2010. Over the years, we have worked with a number of local organizations in partnerships, sponsorships, and innovative solar installation projects. 

Beth Nolan: Meet Our Team

I’m the Office Manager at True South Solar. My scope is to oversee the daily operations, monitor inventory, and procurement of our solar equipment. I track all accounts receivables and accounts payables and oversee each project to make sure they’re moving through the pipeline in a timely manner.

Solar Technology: From PV to CSP

Learn about the numerous ways solar energy can be harvested. The amount of sunlight that reaches the earth every day is truly staggering. An estimate from the US Department of Energy states that more sunlight hits the earth in an hour than the entire world uses in a year.