Residential Solar Power Systems

Residential Solar Power Systems Portfolio

North Wind is a full-service solar electric system provider. Our installations are led by our NABCEP-certified installers and licensed electricians. North Wind has an extensive track record of successful solar power systems, both commercial and residential, throughout Wisconsin. Please take a look at our body of work over the years.

SP Residential - Stevens Point, WI

Location: Stevens Point, WI

Size: 2.4kW

This roof mount utilizes Canadian Solar modules and a SMA inverter with Secure Power Supply (SPS) offering emergency power when the grid is down and sun is shining. The array is estimated to produce 2,496 kWh each year offsetting 2/3 of the annual electric use.

Van Nover - Antigo, WI

Location: Antigo, WI

Size: 5.44kW

Residential solar PV system on two different roof planes with steel shake shingles. This system offsets nearly 100% of their annual energy use.

Shaw - Stetsonville, WI

Location: Stetsonville, WI

Size: 10.2kW

10.2kW solar PV system on a homestead south of Medford. This system utilizes two SMA inverters.

Marks - Rosholt, WI

Location: Rosholt, WI

Size: 4.55kW

Residential PV system highlighted by 14, 325 watt SolarWorld PV modules and a SolarEdge 3,800 watt inverter.

Harvey - Greenwood, WI

Location: Greenwood, WI

Size: 2.925kW

Small roof mounted PV system pitched up to optimize winter performance.

Dickinson - Arpin, WI

Location: Arpin, WI

Size: 9.66kW

28, 345 watt PV modules on a corrugated metal rooftop. The system is powered with the SolarEdge 7,600 HD Wave inverter and DC power optimizers.

Bittner - Greenwood, WI

Location: Greenwood, WI

Size: 6.18kW

6.2kW roof-mounted solar PV system using 18, 345 watt SolarWorld modules and powered by a SMA Sunny Boy 6,000 watt inverter.

Williams-Emmert - Manawa, WI

Location: Manawa, WI

Size: 4.8kW

Rooftop PV system estimated to offset 77% of the homes energy use.

Botsford - Wausau, WI

Location: Wausau, WI

Size: 10.35kW

This is a ground-mounted PV system located just east of Wausau that will generate 12,000kWh per year, offsetting 100% of the clients annual energy use.

Ewert - Marshfield, WI

Location: Marshfield, WI

Size: 6.4kW

This residential PV system was built with 20, 320 watt QCells PV modules and an SMA Sunny Boy inverter and is estimated to generate nearly 7,000kWh per year.

Awe-Kunes - Antigo, WI

Location: Antigo, WI

Size: 8.96kW

This PV system is estimated to generate nearly 10,000kWh each year! Powered by an SMA Sunny Boy inverter and 28, 320 watt QCells modules, it again proves that solar works great even in northern Wisconsin!

Hahn - Fremont, WI

Location: Fremont, WI

Size: 8.4kW

Roof-mounted PV system utilizing 28, 300 watt Hanwha QCells PV modules and an SMA Sunny Boy 7,700 watt string inverter. This system also features the SPS system which provides up to 2,000 watts of critical load power during a daytime grid-outage.

Klapperich - Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Location: Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Size: 3.48kW

This roof-mounted PV system features 12, 290 watt Seraphim PV modules and the Pika Energy Islanding Inverter which will allow for plug-and-play battery integration for self-supply and backup power. This system is also equipped with Egauge home monitoring.

Carlson - Birnamwood, WI

Location: Birnamwood, WI

Size: 4.5kW

Residential rooftop PV system with 15, 300 watt PV modules and an SMA Sunny Boy inverter.

Ryan - Eau Claire - Eau Claire, WI

Location: Eau Claire, WI

Size: 10.4kW

This is a 10.4kW roof mount that utilizes south and east facing roof planes of the home. This particular site also had shading challenges so to mitigate the roof planes and shading we installed a SolarEdge 10kW inverter with DC power optimizers that help mitigate losses from shading and mismatch while optimizing power production of each individual module.

Amherst - Roof-mount - Amherst, WI

Location: Amherst, WI

Size: 3.8kW

This roof mount utilizes SolarWorld modules and a SolarEdge 3,800 watt string inverter with module-level power optimizers. The array was pitched to 30 degrees using a Solar Wedge array tilt kit and is estimated to generate over 4,700kWh each year.

Renkas - Hewitt - Hewitt, WI

Location: Hewitt, WI

Size: 15.4kW

Here's a 15kW roof mount comprised of 54, 285 watt SolarWorld modules and two SolarEdge string inverters with module-level power optimizers.  This system is estimated to generate over 20,000kWh annually.

Waukesha Residential System - Waukesha, WI

Location: Waukesha, WI

Size: 4.6kW

This project was a great example of a home that took steps to first reduce their electric consumption through energy efficiency measures and conservation, and then made a wise investment into solar. This small residential system in urban Waukesha is estimated to produce about 5,000kWh/year from an east-facing roof plane, nearly offsetting 100% of their annual usage!

Tiry - Amherst - Amherst, WI

Location: Amherst, WI

Size: 6.5kW

Another beautiful installation in the lovely Amherst countryside. This system was installed using 20, 325 watt SolarWorld modules and a 6,000 watt SMA Sunny Boy inverter. It's estimated to produce over 7,600 kWh's each year, offsetting 100% of the clients annual electric consumption!

SP - PV System - Stevens Point, WI

Location: Stevens Point, WI

Size: 4.725kW

After installing a PV system on their property in the city of Stevens Point, this client decided to power their country home with solar. This system is comprised of 15, 315 watt Solar World modules and a 5,000 SMA Sunny Boy inverter and will offset 100% of their annual electrical usage!

Donnetelle Phase 2 - Stone Lake - Stone Lake, WI

Location: Stone Lake, WI

Size: 15.12kW

This is “Phase 2” of a two-stage installation for a home in Stone Lake, WI.

Schneider - Wausau - Wausau, WI

Location: Wausau, WI

Size: 4.95kW

These ground mounted arrays were installed in the Wausau countryside with 18 Solar World modules and a SMA Sunny Boy 5,000 watt inverter.

Fadner - Custer - Custer, WI

Location: Custer, WI

Size: 4kW

This was an add-on to an existing PV system. 16, 250 watt Sharp modules were installed on a top-of-pole mount to increase the PV capacity.

Donnetelle - Stone Lake - Stone Lake, WI

Location: Stone Lake, WI

Size: 15.12kW

This is "Phase 1" of a two phase installation in Stone Lake. This system is built using Solar World modules and Fronius string inverters.

Array-Warren - Wausau, WI

Location: Wausau, WI

Size: 4.4kW

This system is powered using 16, 275 watt Solar World modules and a 4,200 Power One string inverter.

Baraboo - Roof-mounted - Baraboo, WI

Location: Baraboo, WI

Size: 6.615kW

This roof mounted system was built using 21, 315 watt Solar World modules.

Spencer - Ground-mounted - Spencer, WI

Location: Spencer, WI

Size: 10.08kW

Ground mounted system is comprised of three racks with a total of 36, 280 watt Solar World Sunmodules in landscape orientation.

Princeton - Residential - Princeton, WI

Location: Princeton, WI

Size: 3kW

Residential PV system comprised of 12, 250 watt Sharp modules with black-on-black cells and framing.

Iola - Pole mount - Iola, WI

Location: Iola, WI

Size: 3.75kW

Second top of pole mount added to existing system. 15, 250 watt Sharp modules.

Baker - Marshfield - Marshfield, WI

Location: Marshfield, WI

Size: 4.5kW

Grid-tied, ground-mounted PV in the Marshfield countryside. System made up of 18, 250 watt modules.

Arnold - Rudolph - Rudolph, WI

Location: Rudolph, WI

Size: 19.11kW

Roof top solar in Rudolph. System built with 78, 245 watt Mage modules.

Jahn - Blue Mounds - Blue Mounds, WI

Location: Blue Mounds, WI

Size: 13.75kW

This ground mounted, fixed-tilt system was built with 55, 250 watt PV modules.

Liberation - Almond - Almond, WI

Location: Almond, WI

Size: 3kW

This single top of pole mount system was installed using 12, 250 watt PV modules. The array is adjustable to maximize seasonal production.

Lehner - Blue Mounds - Blue Mounds, WI

Location: Blue Mounds, WI

Size: 9kW

Top of Pole mounts using 36, 250 watt added to a past NWRE installation. Love that solar!

Marcks - Wisconsin Rapids - Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Location: Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Size: 1.96kW

This installation was done in two phases. During the first phase, the system’s infrastructure was installed along with 4, 240 watt modules. Two years later, 4 more 250 watt modules were added for more solar capacity.

Sturgeon Bay - Roof-mounted - Sturgeon Bay, WI

Location: Sturgeon Bay, WI

Size: 4kW

Roof-mounted, grid-tied residential PV using 16, 250 watt PV modules.

Pembine - Grid-tied - Pembine, WI

Location: Pembine, WI

Size: 3kW

This is a small grid-tied system using 12, 250 watt modules. This ground mount is seasonally adjustable to maximize production throughout the year.

Iola - Roof-top - Iola, WI

Location: Iola, WI

Size: 13kW

Roof-top solar built with 52, 250 watt modules.

Eggleston - Plover - Plover, WI

Location: Plover, WI

Size: 1.88kW

Small grid-tied residential system made up of 8, 230 watt modules.

Knaack - Amherst Junction - Amherst Junction, WI

Location: Amherst Junction, WI

Size: 5.88kW

This roof mount was installed using 24, 245 watt modules.

Schultz - Waupaca - Waupaca, WI

Location: Waupaca, WI

Size: 6kW

Grid-tied, ground-mounted installation using 24, 250 watt PV modules. This system is manually adjusted to maximize seasonal production.

Tokarski - Stevens Point - Stevens Point, WI

Location: Stevens Point, WI

Size: 5.5kW

Residential rooftop solar installed using 22, 250 watt modules.

Egle - Custer - Custer, WI

Location: Custer, WI

Size: 19.44kW

Here's a local roof mounted system. This array was built with 108, 180 watt PV modules.

Tolsma - Weyauwega - Weyauwega, WI

Location: Weyauwega, WI

Size: 5.98kW

Residential roof top solar. 26, 230 watt PV modules.

Arrays - Nekoosa - Nekoosa, WI

Location: Nekoosa, WI

Size: 5.76kW

Grid-tied PV system comprised of two seasonally adjustable top of pole mounts.

Haney - Custer - Custer, WI

Location: Custer, WI

Size: 4.56kW

This is a seasonally adjustable ground mount array made up of 24, 190 watt PV modules.

Jacques - Manawa - Manawa, WI

Location: Manawa, WI

Size: 1.92kW

Small, residential top of pole mount, grid-tied system with battery backup.

Kim - Marshfield - Marshfield, WI

Location: Marshfield, WI

Size: 11.04kW

This system is comprised of six top of pole mounts using 48, 230 watt PV modules.

Klein - Amherst Junction - Amherst Junction, WI

Location: Amherst Junction, WI

Size: 6.24kW

Here is a roof-mounted system with added solar awning below. The system was built using 26, 240 watt modules.

Manawa - Pole-mounts - Manawa, WI

Location: Manawa, WI

Size: 6.84kW

Here are two seasonally adjustable, top of pole mounts featuring a total of 36, 190 watt PV modules.

Amherst - Ground Array - Amherst, WI

Location: Amherst, WI

Size: 6.84kW

Seasonally adjustable ground array using 36, 180 PV modules.

Rudolph - Grid-tied - Rudolph, WI

Location: Rudolph, WI

Size: 6.84kW

Grid-tied, seasonally adjustable ground-mount with 36, 180 watt PV modules.

Abuz - Wausau - Wausau, WI

Location: Wausau, WI

Size: 8.28kW

Grid-tied, roof mounted PV with a 6 collector solar thermal system.

Ancel - Wisconsin Rapids - Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Location: Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Size: 4.2kW

Roof top solar using 20, 210 watt modules.

Bertrand - Stevens Point - Stevens Point, WI

Location: Stevens Point, WI

Size: 2.1kW

Local grid-tied PV system with 10, 210 watt modules.

Hammen - Waupaca - Waupaca, WI

Location: Waupaca, WI

Size: 19.8kW

Roof top solar installed in a saw-tooth configuration.

Hoffman - Merrill - Merrill, WI

Location: Merrill, WI

Size: 19.8kW

This grid-tied system was installed using a "saw tooth" configuration and features 86, 230 watt PV modules.

Mullen - Madison - Madison, WI

Location: Madison, WI

Size: 5.67kW

Roof mounted solar in the state capital. This system is made up of 27, 210 watt PV modules.

Schwab - Wisconsin Rapids - Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Location: Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Size: 5.94kW

Grid tied, roof mounted PV system.

Manawa - Grid-tied - Manawa, WI

Location: Manawa, WI

Size: 5.92 kW

Two grid-tied, top of pole mounts in rural Central Wisconsin.

Madison - Residential PV system - Madison, WI

Location: Madison, WI

Size: 2.1kW

Small residential PV system using 10, 210 watt modules installed on a standing seam metal roof.

Ogden - Grid-tied - Ogdensburg, WI

Location: Ogdensburg, WI

Size: 5.92kW

Grid-tied, ground mounted solar PV system built with 32, 185 watt modules.