The Solar Blog

Debunked: The Top 5 Solar Myths
Debunked: The Top 5 Solar Myths

There are plenty of solar myths going around these days. At Belmont Solar, we tell you the truth about solar energy. See how we’ve debunked the top 5 myths.

Choosing a Trusted Solar Contractor
Choosing a Trusted Solar Contractor

Do you know how to choose a trusted solar contractor? Discover some principles today that you can apply in your search for a trusted solar installer.

Belmont Solar, LLC: A Premier Solar Installation Company
Belmont Solar, LLC: A Premier Solar Installation Company

Belmont Solar is a premier solar installation company that has been serving the people of Pennsylvania and Maryland since 2002. Read our full story here.

Saving money with Sunshine
Saving money with Sunshine

Belmont Solar’s owner Ben Zook was quoted in this article published in the February 2020 issue of Plain Communities Business…

Solar Energy Benefits
Solar Energy Benefits

Did you know that a solar system eliminates the need for 532 barrels of oil? It’s true, solar energy benefits are pretty amazing. Discover more benefits here!

Solar Panel Cost and Efficiency: Are Solar Panels Actually Worth it?
Solar Panel Cost and Efficiency: Are Solar Panels Actually Worth it?

What do actual market trends tell us about solar panel cost and efficiency? Are solar panels actually worth it? In this article, we break it all down.

Net Zero Building in Willow Street, PA
Net Zero Building in Willow Street, PA

Imagine having an energy bill of $0.00 over the course of a year! See how this family in Willow Street, PA achieved a net zero building.

How Solar Energy Works – A Helpful Guide
How Solar Energy Works – A Helpful Guide

Have you ever wondered how solar panels take the sun’s rays and convert them into free, clean electricity to power your home? Find out how with this guide.

Solar Benefits in Pennsylvania
Solar Benefits in Pennsylvania

Did you know you can deduct 26% of the cost of installing solar from taxes? Thanks to the PA Solar Tax Credit, you can! See some other solar power benefits.