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PIne Island Solar, LLC

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Pine Island Solar, LLC

2103 11th St. SE
Pine Island, Minnesota

We provide:

Solar thermal systems
Wind Turbines
Site assessments
Energy and water saving products

Click on the links below for more information about the products available.

Photovoltaic and wind products from Soligent Distribution LLC

EcoSolargy PV Modules

Solarbeam Concentrator

Solar Panels Plus

Solar Skies

UMA Solar (solar thermal and PV)

Wind turbines from Bergey

Thermal Storage System by TEC Management

High efficiency Windows

Good source for LED light bulbs.

Commercial Lighting, fuel cell generators, and more special products from OKSolar

Minnesota Solar Rebate

Xcel Energy Solar Rewards Program.

List of State Incentives with link to Federal.

What should be done first? What is a site assessment?

Is your site a good solar site?

What will a systems Cost?

Two PV Systems,  6,976 watts total

Click here** Production on 20- 230watt Sharp modules through Enphase Micro-Inverters


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Sample system cost

Top of Pole Systems

Pine Island Solar, LLC is an authorized dealer for
DC Power Systems, Energy Labs, Bergey Wind Power, Talco Electronics (Proven Wind Turbines),  Solene Hot Water Systems, 
EcoSolargy PV Modules, and Solar Panels Plus.
Sales Rep. for K-tect Sustainable Building Systems

We do solar site assessments, design and installation.
Electrical connections are done by licensed electrical
contractors.  Roof installations are done by licensed contractor.

Owner:  Thomas Thompson
Over 35 years of construction experience.
Minnesota Licensed Residential Building Contractor #20631170
Designer / Builder of passive solar, super insulated energy efficient homes starting in late 70's.
Certified Building Official with the State of Minnesota.

Current Project:  Zero Energy Home
Features:  Passive solar design, super insulated exterior walls and attic,  large thermal storage which is heated during the summer to 150 degrees by solar and used during the winter.  Thermal storage can be recharge during the winter on sunny days.  Solar domestic hot water, photovoltaic system, wind turbine ( approval by City of Pine Island), super high performance windows, LifeBreath Clean Air Furnace using solar thermal, gray water toilet flushing systems, delta high efficiency shower heads, and induction cooktop.
This home is under construction.  The ICF foundation is in as well as the infloor heating, thermal storage tank, basement floor with under slab plumbing ,floor trusses and backfilled.  The roof trusses are installed.  I should be roofing soon.
Previous home was quite similar without the large thermal storage and using a high efficiency natural gas furnace.

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