Founded in 2006 in St. Louis, Missouri, and now with offices in Illinois, StraightUp Solar proudly provides turnkey solar project development to private homeowners and businesses as well as government entities, schools and nonprofit organizations. Within the first 10 years of operation StraightUp Solar has commissioned over 500 new systems approaching nearly six megawatts (MW) of solar capacity and today enjoys a reputation for solar industry leadership across Missouri and Illinois.
Solar energy is not just a job for the team at StraightUp Solar, we take joy in providing a quality educational experience to each new homeowner, business, and organization that goes solar. We base our operations upon our C.L.E.A.R.E. values: Community First, Lead the Solar Tribe, Educate the Solar Lesson, Advocate Always, Respect Others and the Environment, and practice Excellence in All We Do.
StraightUp Solar staff are involved in clean energy philanthropy and advocacy organizations across the globe, including WE CARE Solar, Wings of Hope, the Illinois Solar Energy Association (ASES), and the Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association. As a member of the Amicus Solar Cooperative we actively contribute to a national collective force of like-minded solar companies evolving beyond business-as-usual by developing best practices to transform our shared future for everyone’s greater environmental, economic, and energy security.