Solar Skies Residential and Commercial Solar Thermal Systems

Solar Skies solar panelsLocated in Alexandria, MN, Solar Skies Mfg., LLC was established in 2006 to manufacture solar thermal collectors for commercial and residential use. Solar Skies actually began in 2003, when local entrepreneur and CEO of Solar Skies, Randy Hagen, developed, manufactured and sold a powered device for ventilating aircraft. With his growing interest in solar and the demand for cost-effective renewable energy products on the rise, Randy was convinced that more people would realize the economic advantages of solar power systems.


Today at the Solar Skies’ 44,000 sq. ft. facility, a full product line of solar thermal flat-plate collectors and mounting hardware are manufactured and sold. The popular SS and NSC series solar collectors are available in a number of sizes and a wide range of options in order to meet the demands of each customer’s needs. The collectors are designed to provide an efficient, cost-effective and environmentally friendly renewable energy resource that are SRCC OG100, CSA, USEC and FSEC certified.

Along with manufacturing premium solar thermal collectors, Solar Skies is committed to providing quality solutions for the solar thermal industry by offering the convenience of complete solar hot water systems for both residential and commercial use. Solar Skies has a full line of solar hot water tanks such as glass-line, stainless steel, large volume and drain back tanks, not to mention a complete line of components for installation. Solar Skies offers 35 complete solar water heating systems that have received the OG 300 certification which is based on the successful design review and analytical evaluation of components meeting the standards specified by SRCC.

The Solar Skies solar thermal systems are the answer to fulfilling the hot water needs for most applications such as hotel/resorts, schools/colleges, hospitals or healthcare facilities, Laundromats, water parks, manufacturing, agriculture, single and multi-family dwellings, just to mention a few.

Residential Applications –Usage statistics for a family of 4:

  • Uses 80 gallons of hot water per day.
  • Uses 5,000 kWh annually to heat water with electricity.
  • Uses 250 therms of natural gas annually to heat their water with a common tank type water heater.
  • Uses 265 gallons of L.P. gas annually to heat their water with a common tank type water heater.
    1.  A typical solar system for a family of 4 includes (2) 4’ x 8’ collectors and an 80 gallon solar tank.
    2. A solar system for a family of 4 can displace as much Co2 as a car that is driven 12,000 miles per year.
    3. Incentives and rebates available for solar thermal.
Commercial Applications

  • Water Parks
  • Manufacturing/Agricultural-Processing
  • Schools/Colleges
  • Hospitals/Healthcare
  • Hotel/Motel/Restaurants
  • Laundromats
  • Car/Truck Wash
  • Apartments/Multi-Family

Solar Skies’ Solar Thermal Collectors have been installed in many commercial applications across the country. Today, those businesses are experiencing a return on their sound investment and seeing a significant drop in the CO2 emissions their companies produced before installing the solar thermal collectors.

Solar Skies, an industry leader in solar thermal, offers the tools and the expertise to help with all facets of your next commercial installation.

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About Logical Heating and Air Conditioning LLC, Minnesota (MN)

Call Logical Heating and Air Conditioning at 763-428-6358 for a free initial consultation and let us help you find the right system for your needs. Logical Heating and Air Conditioning LLC. was founded in Minnesota (MN) to provide you the customer with a choice of ways to save energy and have less of an environmental impact. This can be accomplished by using alternative and renewable fuels, along with ”Ultra High Efficient” traditional heating and cooling equipment. Our goal is quality workmanship and service, providing exceptional indoor comfort, while lowering it’s customers energy fuel costs with the latest energy saving technology available. Logical Heating and Air conditioning truly is “Comfort that Makes Sense.” We serve the entire Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota metro area including: Albertville, Anoka, Becker, Big Lake, Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Champlin, Corcoran, Crystal, Dayton, Delano, Golden Valley, Greenfield, Hamel, Hanover, Independence, Long Lake, Loretto, Maple Grove, Maple Plain, Medina, Monticello, New Hope, Orono, Osseo, Otsego, Plymouth, Ramsey, Robbinsdale, Rockford, Rogers, St. Michael, and Wayzata.