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MISSOURI: 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 Missouri. Some …

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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 Sept 29, 2021. After years of advocacy, Illinois commits to 50% Renewable Energy Standard. Go Solar, Save $$, …

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StraightUp Solar Recognized as Top U.S. Solar Installation Company in 2021

[St. Louis, MO, 7/21/2021]— The U.S. solar industry is on the upswing. StraightUp Solar has had a front-row seat to …

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Prepare Today for the Net Zero Office Building: Here’s how

This article was originally published by the St. Louis Business Journal and written by one of our Senior Project Developers, …

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StraightUp Solar Named Top Places to Work 2021

POST-DISPATCH NAMES STRAIGHTUP SOLAR A WINNER OF THE GREATER ST. LOUIS TOP WORKPLACES 2021 AWARD St. Louis, Missouri, June 20, …

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VIDEO: How Does Solar Work for Your Home?

  Just like photosynthesis captures the power of the sun to grow plants, a solar photovoltaic (PV) system captures the …

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Missouri Solar Incentives

A woman walks into a solar store and asks, “What Missouri solar incentives are available for me?” The solar saleswoman …

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3 Ways to Turn Your Energy Expenses Into Cash Flow Generators

By Dan Hancock, Senior Commercial Project Developer, StraightUp Solar Small businesses in the U.S. spend $60 billion a year on …

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How Many Solar Panels Do I Need?

Going solar is an exciting journey, and at times it can be a confusing one. Going solar with a knowledgeable, …

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Solar and the Environment Resource Library

If you are here, thank you! You realize the importance of doing your part to move our energy grid to …

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26% Federal Investment Tax Credit

Post updated July 11, 2021. What exactly is the Federal Investment Tax Credit? Watch StraightUp Solar’s own Professor Ky the …

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StraightUp Solar Offsets Carbon Emissions with Donation to Stop Deforestation in Tanzania

As a part of our CLEARE values to “Respect for Each Other and the Environment,” StraightUp Solar has committed to …

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Introducing Bodhi – Your New Solar Assistant

StraightUp Solar is proud to announce our new partnership with Bodhi, an online app that allows solar customers to easily …

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Study Finds Solar Panels Increase Home Values

In 2019 Zillow, an online real estate platform, researched how solar panels impact home values and the ultimate selling price. …

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StraightUp Solar’s Commitment to Carbon Neutrality

We are all faced with many challenges right now, including coronavirus, economic uncertainty, and climate change. In particular, COVID-19 and …

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