StraightUp Expertise

Farms going solar are a growing trend in Illinois. Knowledge of incentives and project financing is critical to helping farm owners maximize their savings.

Incentives & Financing
Swanson’s Law

Have you heard of Swanson’s Law. It is similar to Moore’s law but for solar cells. It says that every …

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Oct 2012 – First St. Louis County SAVES Project

This month, StraightUp Solar completed the first solar project of the St. Louis County SAVES loan program! St. Louis County …

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Refer a Friend Program

Spread the word about solar & get cash back. The more you refer, the more money you can earn! StraightUp …

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Sept 2012 – Driving on Sunlight

In September a client in the of St. Peters pursued a 4.9 kW SunPower system from StraightUp Solar just after …

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Study Finds Solar Panels Increase Home Values

All those homeowners who have been installing residential solar panels over the last decade may find it was a more …

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Net Metering in Missouri

Net metering is a great tool for homeowners looking to “store” their excess solar energy.  A bi-directional utility meter allows …

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Cash for Your Solar Credits

We have good news! In 2012, Ameren Missouri will pay you for the energy your solar panels produce. If you …

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Improved Solar Incentives for Commercial Projects!

In December 2010 the provision for bonus depreciation was amended and extended yet again by The Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance …

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Solar Loans for Missourians

Access to solar power for residential and commercial customers in Missouri continues to improve. We’ve arrived at a paradigm shift …

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First Ameren Solar Rebate Received

Phil and Sima Needleman, in St. Louis, are the first Missouri Ameren customers to receive the Proposition C Solar Rebate. …

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