Bill Lutz

Bill earned a degree in Electrical Engineering and Architecture, then founded Generation 3 Electric in 2000. His father, an electrician, was his inspiration. These days, Bill actively manages his company and enjoys focusing on new technology and marketing.

Recent Posts

Testimonial Spotlight: September

By Bill Lutz | Sep 28, 2016 5:37:01 PM

From the first phone call until the project is complete, GEN3 takes great pride in customer satisfaction. We put our electricians through rigorous training programs to make sure they deliver nothing but the best possible workmanship. But you don’t have to take our word for it, see what our customers are saying about our work below:

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Find Out If You Have Enough Insulation In Your Attic

By Bill Lutz | Sep 21, 2016 1:56:05 PM

Did you know that 90% of American homes are under-insulated? That’s an astonishing figure knowing most homeowners are spending way more than they should be on energy bills. See below to find out if your home is properly insulated and be on your way to energy savings this fall and winter!

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Keep These Electrical Safety Tips In Mind This Fall

By Bill Lutz | Sep 20, 2016 4:55:11 PM

As the leaves begin to change color and we jump right feet-first into fall, lots of homeowners take to the outdoors to get work done around their homes. It’s a great time of year to complete projects you put off from the summer, but before you head out with your tools and your gear read the safety tips below:

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The New Revolution: Clean Energy

By Bill Lutz | Sep 14, 2016 4:32:30 PM

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you’re probably aware of our planet’s push to go green. But these days, going green is becoming more and more mainstream - it’s turning into a prolific lifestyle and most of us can’t help but jump on the bandwagon. And let’s face it, it’s not a bad bandwagon to be on.

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The Future of Air Conditioning

By Bill Lutz | Sep 6, 2016 4:39:45 PM

Imagine a world where instead of an air conditioner consuming lots of energy to keep your home comfortable, it actually created its own electricity. Well, a startup company is working on a device that does just that. Learn more about the new wave of air conditioning below:

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Testimonial Spotlight: August

By Bill Lutz | Aug 31, 2016 2:46:19 PM

If you’ve seen our trucks around Philadelphia you might have noticed a cute little dog - our mascot. That’s Oggi, and he’s here to make sure GEN3 Electric technicians are regularly “trained,” certified and current on all electrical standards. Why? To make sure you get a job well-done! See what your friends are saying about us below:

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7 Things You Didn't Know About ENERGYSTAR LED LIGHTING

By Bill Lutz | Aug 23, 2016 4:29:03 PM

You probably know that ENERGYSTAR certified LED light bulbs can save you a fortune. You also probably know that they last much longer than traditional incandescent light bulbs. But we’re going to bet that there are lots of things you don’t know about LED lighting so we’re going to let you in on a few secrets:

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Why is my Smoke Detector Chirping?

By Bill Lutz | Aug 17, 2016 12:59:51 PM

Chirp. Chirp. Chirp. No, that’s not the bird outside of your window in the morning, that’s the sound of your smoke detector. And this is a reminder that you should be checking the battery on it as well as the one in your carbon monoxide detector once a month. But let’s get back to that chirping noise - why is it doing that? Find out below:

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3 Top Causes of Electrical Fires in the U.S.

By Bill Lutz | Aug 9, 2016 1:44:10 PM

According to the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), there are 28,600 electrical fires in the United States every year. Pair that statistic with the fact that these fires cause over $1 billion in property damages and you’ve got some astonishing figures. So, what are the top causes of electrical fires and how can you prevent them from happening? Find out below:

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