5 Steps to Make Your House a Solar Power Home GSC TEST

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If you discover that solar is an option, you’ll be directed to a Project Developer to begin planning your custom proposal. 2. Set Custom Plan This is where we get into the nitty gritty of your very own solar layout. A Project Developer will take all your needs into consideration and build a digital layout […]

16.43 kW Rooftop Array in Monticello, IL

Tom and Sheri had StraightUp Solar install a 16.43 kW system on their garage in 2018. The array is made up of 45 LG 365 watt panels, which is estimated to produce around 21,000 kWh the first year. The anticipated cashflow payback is approximately 9 years, and then after that point 100% of the energy […]

Roof Mounted System in Peoria, IL

This 9.045 kW roof mounted solar array is made up of 27 LG 335-watt modules. The annual production is projected to be approximately 11,000 kWh per year, which will likely offset about 75% of the household’s energy usage annually. Over 25 years the family will likely save approximately $37,000, and the system will be paid […]

Groundmount Array in Chester, IL

In 2019, a happy solar customer installed this 12.6 kW system. This array is made up of REC 350 watt panels with a SMA SunnyBoy inverter. This system produces 96% of the customer’s electric needs – saving him approximately $1,400 a year on his electric bill! If you saw the drone video online please contact […]

Metal Roof Home Solar Array, Monticello, IL

StraightUp Solar installed a 9.9 kW solar array for Jake on his new home in 2018. This array is composed of 31 REC320 panels. His array was designed prior to his home being built, which made our process a little different from typical installations. We had to estimate his usage using the square footage of […]

Metal Outbuilding Roofmount in Hudson, IL

In 2019, Cary installed a 9.6 kW system on their metal outbuilding as part of the Solarize Bloomington-Normal 2.0 program. This array is made up of LG 320 watt panels with a Solar Edge 7.6 kW inverter. Because the array was installed on a metal roof, clamps are used to mount this array to the […]

Metal Outbuilding Roofmount in Danvers, IL

In 2018, Tom installed a 8.96 kW system on his metal outbuilding as part of the Solarize Bloomington-Normal 2.0 program. This array is made up of LG 320 watt panels with a Solar Edge 7.6 kW inverter. Because the array was installed on a metal roof, we used clamps to mount this array to the […]

Groundmount for Home in Danforth, IL

In 2018 Hans and Marcy had a 8.28 kW unirac ground mounted system installed on their property. This system generates nearly all the energy they needs for their home, which is about 10,300 kWh per year. Installing this system is equivalent to planting about 4,000 trees, driving 400,000 fewer miles, or taking 36 cars off […]

Pinckneyville Wastewater Treatment Plant Solar Array

We installed a 449.28 kW array for the City of Pickneyville in 2017. The installation took place at their Wastewater Treatment Plant, which uses a lot of energy to clean wastewater for the city. In the first year this array produced about 594,000 kWh. This project is unique because it was built under a Power […]

Solar System for Business at Growmark

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Growmark installed their 525 kW solar system in 2017 with StraightUp Solar. They wanted to diversify their energy portfolio, reduce costs, and invest in something with a strong return on their investment. Solar was a great answer for them. Growmark is an agricultural cooperative that provides customers with fuels, crop nutrients, crop protection products, seed, […]