Find an Approved Vendor 

The following companies have been qualified as Approved Vendors in the Illinois Shines program.   Definitions of Approved Vendor types can be found at the bottom of the page.

Find an Approved Vendor

wdt_ID Company Type Utility Program Website Email Phone Approved Vendor ID
1 11 Million Acres, LLC DG Project Developer, Community Solar Project Developer, SREC Broker/Aggregator Ameren Illinois, ComEd, MidAmerican, Mt. Carmel, Municipal Utility, Rural Electric Cooperative ABP info@11millionacres.com 630-881-0621 339
2 1st Light Energy DG Installer, SREC Broker/Aggregator Ameren Illinois, ComEd, MidAmerican, Mt. Carmel, Municipal Utility, Rural Electric Cooperative ABP leadupdates@1stle.com 866-837-6527 253
3 93Energy LLC DG Installer, DG Project Developer Ameren Illinois, ComEd, Municipal Utility ABP customerservice@93energy.com 773-797-6527 513
4 Advanced Energy Solutions Group, Inc DG Installer, DG Project Developer, Community Solar Project Developer, SREC Broker/Aggregator Ameren Illinois, Rural Electric Cooperative ABP, ILSFA tech@AESsolar.com 618-988-0888 213
5 AEP OnSite Partners, LLC DG Project Developer, Community Solar Project Developer Ameren Illinois, ComEd, MidAmerican, Mt. Carmel, Municipal Utility, Rural Electric Cooperative ABP pprotopappas@aepes.com 614-583-3917 142
6 Affordable Community Energy Services Company Community Solar Project Developer ComEd ABP, ILSFA dan@affordablecommunityenergyservices.com 312-894-9523 116
7 Ag Technologies INc DG Installer Ameren Illinois, ComEd, Rural Electric Cooperative ABP dealer@nhreq.com 574-224-8324 336
8 Ameresco Danville Solar LLC DG Project Developer, Community Solar Project Developer Ameren Illinois ABP kbernstein@ameresco.com 630-203-2629 753
9 Ameresco, Inc. DG Project Developer, Community Solar Project Developer Ameren Illinois, ComEd ABP, ILSFA kbernstein@ameresco.com 630-203-2629 175
10 Artisun Solar, LLC DG Installer, DG Project Developer Ameren Illinois, ComEd, MidAmerican, Mt. Carmel, Municipal Utility, Rural Electric Cooperative ABP info@artisunsolar.com 816-265-1786 641
Company Type Utility Program Website Email Phone Approved Vendor ID

Types of Approved Vendors:

  • DG Installer: A DG Installer also has received certification from the Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) to perform distributed generation installations.
  • DG Project Developer:  A DG Project Developer may oversee client relationships, design of the solar project and site management.  The DG Project Developer must utilize an installer for the project who is certified by the Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) .
  • Community Solar Project Developer:  A Community Solar Project Developer designs and oversees community solar projects.  The Developer must utilize an installer for the project who is certified by the Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) .
  • SREC Broker/Aggregator: An SREC Broker/Aggregator will work with installers, companies and individuals to submit projects for approval into the Illinois ABP.  The SREC Broker/Aggregator will be responsible for submitting applications, collecting meter readings, monitoring SREC creation, and distributing payments.
  • Approved Vendor Designees – Approved Vendors may specify a designee to upload marketing materials and disclosure forms on their behalf. An Approved Vendor Designee is assigned by the Approved Vendor via their IllinoisABP.com account. All designees must register as a user prior to being assigned to an Approved Vendor.