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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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26% Federal Investment Tax Credit EXTENDED!

These are uncertain times, but you can likely make one thing more certain, your energy bills. You can do that …

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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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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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