Miami University Solar Power Team
Real-Time Solar Data
Interview of ThirdSun and Buckeye Power Inc. by Kelsey Taylor, Miami University student

Miami University has partnered with Buckeye Power and Butler Rural Electric Cooperative to purchase a solar panel from ThirdSun Solar and Wind Power, Inc.

Solar Project Purpose:
  • Provide information on solar energy use in Southwestern Ohio
  • Show the data collected from the solar panel
  • Explain the economic feasibility of harnessing solar power in Southwest Ohio
Why Study Solar Power?
  • Sustainable and renewable!
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Cease dependence on foreign oil
  • More efficient production of solar panels