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We are StraightUp Solar
We are Illinois' and Missouri's most experienced turn-key solar energy design and installation firm with more than 1100 installations to date. We help homeowners, small businesses, large commercial operations, and nonprofits reduce electricity costs, gain energy independence, and secure a powerful return on investment.

There's never been a better time to go solar.

Solar energy (also known as Solar Photovoltaics or Solar PV) is a fully developed and dependable technology that’s finally so affordable it's everywhere. Take advantage of limited-time state and federal incentives that encourage you to go solar and help the U.S. diversify our energy supply.
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Testimonials

...assisted us in placing 25 kilowatt solar arrays on
nine different buildings with no upfront costs to the District.
The strategy orchestrated by StraightUp Solar
allows the District to enjoy the benefits of solar energy
through savings off of the electric bill.
Northwest R-I School District
Staff was knowledgeable and informative
in helping me purchase the right system for my home.
There were no hidden prices
and the process was smooth and transparent.
Matt S., St. Louis, Missouri
In the Summer of 2013 I started contacting local installers
(based on who was involved with MOSEIA)
about putting an array on my home.
After meeting with a number of companies
it became very apparent that SUS was the right choice for me.
Andrew K., St. Louis, Missouri
My wife and I had just purchased two electrical vehicles, an iMiev and Leaf
...When John Hulse helped us understand the tax incentives and the interface with Ameren,
and he explained the impact on the environment,
we were sold.
Carl L., St. Louis, Missouri
Everyone from StraightUp Solar was extremely professional and knowledgeable. All our questions were answered and we knew exactly what the price
and the benefits of the different options we had were.
Christine S., St. Louis, Missouri
The installers were courteous, prompt and professional
and our system works (and looks!) great.
I would recommend them to anyone
looking to preserve our environment and save some cash in the process.
Justin M., St. Louis, Missouri
John’s patience and follow-up skills was refreshing.
No pressure to buy a system bigger than I wanted.
The electrical, roofing, and solar monitoring teams were nice, courteous, very professional,
and cleaned up after they were done.
Ann C., Hazelwood
02.06.18
Announcing Power Up St. Louis Earth Day! StraightUp Solar and St. Louis Earth Day are coming together to make St. Louis a cleaner and greener place to ...
01.25.18
A Statement from Our President on the Solar Tariff Hello Friends, Earlier this week, the President announced a 30% tariff on imported solar cells and modules. Although this tariff ...
01.23.18
Support StraightUp Solar Fundraiser to Bring Solar Drip Irrigation to Nicaragua! Through this fundraiser, our team will work with Grid Alternatives to install solar-powered drip irrigation on the Cruz family farm in Nicaragua.
11.20.17
Farmers See Financial Advantages to Going Solar Farms going solar are a growing trend in Illinois. Knowledge of incentives and project financing is critical to helping farm owners maximize ...
10.07.17
August 2017: YWCA of McLean County For more than 100 years, Young Women’s Christian Association of McLean County (YWCA) has been a constant force in the lives of families in ...
09.22.17
B-Corp Re-Certification B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, ...
09.22.17
StraightUp Spotlight – Oliver Ellen Oliver was asked to describe what it means to be part of the StraightUp Solar Tribe and he shared.  "For me its about using my education to do my ...