StraightUp Solar Blog

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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What is the difference between a kW and a kWh?

When you start researching solar panels for your home or business you start seeing kW and kWh everywhere, but what …

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Top Places to Work in St. Louis – 2020

Ask anyone in StraightUp Solar what their favorite part of their job is,  and they will say the people. Our …

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StraightUp Solar Featured on 2020 Top Solar Contractors List

Solar Power World  recognized the efforts of solar contractors across the United States in its 2020 Top Solar Contractors list, …

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How fast do solar panels degrade?

Like all electrical devices, solar panels degrade over time.  Climate, use, and maintenance alter their life expectancy. Remarkably, solar panels …

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StraightUp Solar’s Pledge to Racial Justice

We are heartbroken over the senseless murders of George Floyd and so many other Black Americans leading up to this …

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Solar Service, Maintenance, and Warranties

At StraightUp Solar, we want you to have the best solar experience you can have. That is why we stand …

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How Your School, Nonprofit, or Government Facility Can Go Solar with No Upfront Costs

Many organizations, institutions, and businesses lack the upfront capital for a solar project, but they want to reduce their energy costs and …

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What is a Solar Group Purchasing Program?

Going solar for your home has great benefits – from stimulating your local economy, to providing a cleaner environment to …

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Shine It Forward – How You, a Solar Homeowner, Can Inspire More Solar

As a solar homeowner, think back to the time when you were first researching the prospect of going solar.  No …

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Join Us – May 2020 Commercial Webinar Series!

We know that businesses, non-profits, churches, and governmental entities have been hit hard by COVID-19. As we all try to …

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