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

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ILLINOIS: How to Read Your Energy Bill with Solar

  Sometimes it’s a challenge to understand your solar production on your energy bill if you live in Illinois. Some …

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New Illinois Solar Incentives Available with Passage of Illinois Climate and Equitable Jobs Act

Updated Oct 28, 2021.   REGISTER NOW FOR VIRTUAL UPDATE   For the latest news, join us for the second …

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Grow Solar Bloomington-Normal – StraightUp Solar wins the Bid!

What do you need to know about the group-buy program to get in on the deals!  StraightUp Solar was chosen …

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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 …

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July 2017: Burroughs Farms in Morton, IL

The Burroughs Family has farmed in Morton, Illinois since 1896. In October 2015, Scott and Calvin Burroughs decided to power their grain farm with solar energy.

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June 2017: Professional Self Storage

Bloomington-Normal got a little brighter this month with the installation of a 123.75 kW solar PV system at the Foundry Square in Bloomington, Illinois. This system’s solar energy …

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April 2015: StraightUp’s Own Joins the Tribe

Shannon Fulton, StraightUp Solar’s Director of Business Development, is officially solar powered!  Last weekend, our elite SUS crew installed a …

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March 2015: Illinois Resident Offsets Entire Energy Bill!

StraightUp Solar recently installed a 4.3 kilowatt solar array on the Mullen Residence in Goodfield, IL (central Illinois outside of …

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