Category: Commercial Solar Thermal

Solar hot water. Naturally.

Solar hot water. Naturally.

This Energy Star-rated $1.5M residential construction project incorporates one of the largest residential solar hot water systems in the Upper Midwest.

With the house being new construction, the solar system was closely coordinated with the architectural design.


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Wisconsin sock maker adds solar hot water.

Wisconsin sock maker adds solar hot water.

“We wanted to do something genuine, not phony and greenwashing,” said Bob Chesebro, President of family-owned Wigwam Mills.

“We selected Energy Concepts because of their knowledge of steam boiler plants and their ability to integrate solar to boiler feed water systems.”


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Putting solar thermal up for bid.

Putting solar thermal up for bid.

This system is one of the largest solar space heating systems in Wisconsin.

Its 108 collectors are piped to three separate drainback solar stations. The three large solar systems all located high on a mezzanine — tied together to serve the in-floor heating system for the transportation building garage.


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Solar heated pool passes the test.

Solar heated pool passes the test.

“There is a lot of teaching potential for our students in having solar panels on the roof. We have to prepare our students for a renewable energy future.”

“That’s where jobs will be found,” states Bob Schmidt, maintenance operations supervisor at Osceola, Wisconsin school district.


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Solar warms cold feet.

Solar warms cold feet.

We worked with Foster Mechanical with our Tier II service. We bid the major solar components along with the engineering design and commissioning package.

Foster Mechanical is well known regionally in the mechanical contracting industry, but had never done a solar system.


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Solar in the city.

Solar in the city.

The Wellstone, a four story building, is a combination of mixed-income residential and commercial space.

The Wellstone was honored as a “Top Project” by Finance and Commerce, which honors the best new constructions in Minnesota each year.


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